Superior Hiking Trail — Caribou River Wayside to Oberg Mountain Trailhead

Nearby Lodges

Superior Ridge Resort-Motel
Located 1.5 miles west of Temperance River with its spectacular rocky gorge and cauldrons. Offers single bedroom condo or gas fireplace unit, each with VCR, TV, two queen beds, full bath, vaulted knotty pine ceiling and Lake Superior view. Sauna on site. Meals at nearby restaurant.

Nearby Trailheads

Caribou River Wayside to Cook County Road 1 (8.7 miles)
This relatively flat section passes through several habitats, including the Caribou River, Two Island River, Alfred's pond (floating bog), northern hardwoods, marsh and an old mine site.
Cook Country Road 1 to Temperance River State Park (8 miles)
Excellent northern hardwood stand. Striking overlooks with 2 miles along Cross River. A 1.5 mile spur trail connects to Schroeder.
Temperance River State Park to Britton Peak (4.8 miles)
Most heavily used section. From Carlton Peak which offers tremendous views of Lake Superior to the roaring river with its deep, narrow gorge, waterfalls and glacial potholes.
Britton Peak to Oberg Mountain (5.7 miles)
An easier section of trail, beginning with maple and birch and ending with spruce, balsam and cedar. LeVeaux Mountain loop offers great views of Lake Superior.
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