Superior Hiking Trail Association

Superior Hiking Trail portion of the North Country Trail

About the Superior Hiking Trail Association:

Superior Hiking Trail AssociationThe Superior Hiking Trail Association(SHTA) is responsible for the 310 miles of the Superior Hiking Trail (SHT) in northeastern Minnesota between the Wisconsin boundary near Jay Cooke State Park and the Border Route Trail.

Please join them! The Superior Hiking Trail Association has volunteer opportunities for building, maintaining, and promoting the Trail in their area. They host trail workdays, regular hikes, and social events throughout the year. For more info, visit their website at

The Trail:

Follow the trail line above Lake Superior from the south of Duluth, Minnesota to the Canadian border. Trailhead parking lots are situated every 5-10 miles apart making this trail ideal for day hikes, backpacking, thru hiking, & trailrunning.

The SHTA has published a guidebook and maps of the SHT which are available on their website:

The SHT is part of the Arrowhead Re-Route for the NCNST.

Address: 731 Seventh Ave, Suite 2, Two Harbors, MN 55616
Phone: 218-834-2700
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