Within Walking Distance

The Park Point Marina Inn, Duluth’s award-winning waterfront hotel, is conveniently located within 4 blocks of Canal Park and 1 block from Park Point Beach. Due to the great location, we are within walking distance to some of Duluth’s most popular attractions. We also provide a complimentary evening shuttle that brings our guests to the heart of Canal Park and within 1-2 blocks of all of those attractions. We understand that everyone’s definition of “walking distance” is different so we listed the attractions between 1-8 blocks away as your guide. The number of blocks away is listed next to the attraction. Cross over the bridge from ordinary and stay where all the attractions are.

Within walking distance (within blocks)
• Canal Park with 18 restaurants and 14 specialty stores (4)
• William A. Irvin Iron Ore Ship (6)
• Park Point Beach (1)
• Aerial Lift Bridge (4)
• Lakewalk (4)
• Maritime Museum (4)
• Port Town Trolley (4)
• Coast Guard Station (1)
• Sailboat rides (1)
• Charter fishing (1)
• Adventure Zone (5)
• Park Point park & playground (1)
• Horse Drawn Carriage rides (4)
• Vista Fleet tours (5)
• Korean Veteran Memorial (Lakewalk) (8)
• Northland Vietnam Memorial (Lakewalk) (8)
• Wheel Fun rentals (5)
• Minnesota draw slip bridge (4)
• DECC & Amsoil Arena (8)
• Boat, canoe and kayak rental (1)





Features:
  • Outdoor
  • Family-Oriented
  • Delivery
  • Kids Fun
  • Chain
  • Romantic
  • Night Life
  • Summer
  • Winter
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Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Outdoor, Summer

The Vista Fleet is the Excursion Boat Company based in Duluth, Minnesota. The Fleet consists of: The Vista Star (100 ton vessel) that holds up to 300 passengers, The Vista Queen (46 ton vessel) that holds up to 75 passengers, and the Vista Fleet Gift Shop (located behind the DECC/Amsoil Arena) which is a 5,000 […]

323 Harbor Dr
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance
Rainy Day Fun, Summer, Winter

Vertical Endeavors is a Duluth attraction that allows participants of all ages and abilities to rock climb throughout the year in a climate-controlled environment. Routes are available for all skill levels and offer a great workout, both physically and mentally.

329 South Lake Ave
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance

The Duluth lighthouse on the North Pier was the last of three to be built in the harbor and is one of the largest attractions in Duluth to see. It was first illuminated on April 7, 1910. It consists of a 37-foot riveted steel tower on a steel frame, painted white, and is mounted on […]

Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance
Outdoor, Romantic, Summer

Enjoy a day out on beautiful Lake Superior with any of the several guided sailing charters located here in Duluth. This attraction is one where you’ll be sightseeing the harbor, Lake Superior, and all that Duluth has to offer.

Within Walking Distance

Duluth’s Coast Guard Station’s mission is to Search and Rescue, Maritime Law Enforcement, Homeland Security, Ice Rescue, Recreational Boating Safety, Military Readiness and Environmental Response. Their area of responsibility is from Two Harbors, Minnesota to Port Wing, Wisconsin. This ship, the Alder, is a popular attraction that gives many Duluth visitors the sightseeing they were hoping for.

1201 Minnesota Ave
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance

This solemn yet majestic memorial stands on the shores of Lake Superior which has been helping veterans and their families throughout Northeastern Minnesota and Northwestern Wisconsin for more than 20 years. The manner in which help is provided continues to change in response to the needs of the veteran community. Originally, the organization formed a […]

P.O Box 16975
Duluth, MN 55816
Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Outdoor, Rainy Day Fun, Rental, Summer, Winter

One of Duluth’s easiest and most convenient attractions is the Port Town Trolley. The Port Town Trolley provides daily service during the summer months from June-September, allowing a ton of sightseeing. Circulation between downtown, Canal Park, and Bayfront every half hour.

2402 W. Michigan St.
Duluth, MN 55806
Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Rainy Day Fun, Summer, Winter

Enjoy new exhibits from one of Duluth’s best known attractions featuring lighthouses and vessell traffic. Year-round gift shop and museum. No admission fee and programs are always free from the historic building. 24-hour Boatwatcher Hotline.

600 S. Lake Ave.
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Outdoor, Rainy Day Fun, Romantic, Summer, Winter

Park Point is a narrow 7 mile long sand bar fronting Lake Superior. Great for recreational swimming and sun bathing. Enjoy the playground and park with the kids. Enjoy the amazing atmosphere, beaches, and one of Duluth’s sandiest attractions.

Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Outdoor, Summer, Winter

Horse-drawn sightseeing carriage ride tours in Canal Park. Guided tours available from May until October. Call to schedule an attractions tour.

Canal Park Dr.
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance

The Duluth Lakewalk is one of the most scenic walking and biking paths along Lake Superior. Being one of Duluth’s largest attractions, there is never ending sightseeing to be done on the Lakewalk. It offers great vistas of the big lake, attractively maintained parks and gardens, beaches for wading and rock picking, and a unique […]

Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Rainy Day Fun, Summer, Winter

There is something for everyone at the Adventure Zone of Canal Park! This family attraction boasts over 50,000 square feet of fun featuring multi-level laser tag, batting cages, mini golf, the largest video/redemption arcade in the area, Vertical Endeavors rock climbing walls, a kid’s playground, an 18’ inflatable fire truck slide, and more.

329 South Lake Ave.
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Outdoor, Rental, Summer, Winter

Charter fishing guides offer fishing on beautiful Lake Superior. Most Captains offer charter fishing from late April-October. Each Captain is an independent operator of their charter.

Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Outdoor, Summer, Winter

The Aerial Lift Bridge is a major landmark in Duluth. Originally built in 1905 and upgraded in 1929-1930 to the current lifting design today. The bridge lifts multiple times each day to let large boats in and out of the Harbor which causes a sightseeing frenzy in Duluth.

Lake Ave. South
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance

This attraction is a landmark bridge heavily used by foot and bicycle traffic right in Canal Park. This bridge allows pedestrians to get over the harbor to the DECC or Vista Fleet sightseeing tours.

Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Outdoor, Rainy Day Fun, Summer, Winter

Vista Fleet offers daily sightseeing cruises May-Oct. This has become one of Duluth’s best waterfront attractions. Choose your guided tours cruise; sensational Sunset dinner cruises, exciting narrated sightseeing cruises or ice cream and pizza cruises. Great for the whole family. Call for reservations.

323 Harbor Dr.
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Rainy Day Fun, Summer, Winter

The William A. Irvin was a proud flagship of the U.S. Steel’s Great Lakes Fleet and is now one of Duluth’s most historic attractions. Museum is open for tours. Kids 10 and younger get in FREE with paid adult. Check out the William A. Irvin Haunted Ship in October. www.duluthhauntedship.com

350 Harbor Dr.
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance

The Alder is one of the most advanced vessels afloat, integrating the latest technological developments in computers, navigation, environmental protection, and remote monitoring systems. The Alder is a 225′ multi-mission buoy tender located here in Duluth’s harbor. The Alder’s primary missions are aids to navigation, ice breaking, law enforcement, and search and rescue. It operates […]

1201 Minnesota Ave
Duluth, MN 55802
Within Walking Distance
Family-Oriented, Kids Fun, Outdoor, Rental, Summer

Wheel Fun Rentals puts Canal Park explorers in motion with a plethora of bike rental vessels for Duluth sightseeing. Choose from beach cruisers to surrey bicycles. A great Duluth attraction for the whole family.

408 Canal Park
Duluth, MN 55802