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High Falls

Grand Portage, MN
+1 218-475-2360
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Gorgeous falls!

Well worth the trip a few miles off the main highway. Beautiful falls! I highly recommend this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rhinelander, Wisconsin
Magnificent falls

These falls are breathtaking. I'm in awe every time I see them. It's a bit of a haul getting up... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Marla M
Ankeny, Iowa
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Minnesota's tallest waterfall at 120 feet.
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Grand Portage, MN
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well worth the trip a few miles off the main highway. Beautiful falls! I highly recommend this - very scenic!

Thank IngaMari
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

These falls are breathtaking. I'm in awe every time I see them. It's a bit of a haul getting up there, but well worth the trip.

Thank Marla M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Leaving from the Grand Portage Stare Park, there is an easy trail on paved and wood walkways to this beautiful falls. We did early at 7:30am, with no one else on the trail, and great lighting for pictures.

Thank meyerla
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great little hike for almost anyone. Trail was moderate and well maintained with a couple nice places to view the falls. Definitely worth the time.

Thank Ian D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pigeon River boarders US & Canada. If you are passing through, make the stop. Short paved trail to High Falls. Some stairs involved and benches close to High Falls. Well maintained park. Educational plaques along the trail. Clean restrooms at park's Visitors Center. Ample parking...More

Thank IllinoisKate1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really beautiful falls and quite easy to get to. Mostly paved trail and a gentle slope to walk the 1/2 mile. Have bathroom halfway up the trail and benches for resting.

Thank boosgma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quite often you hear of the a must see spot! This is one that I recommend to go to as you are already as far North of the boarder as you can get! The trail to High Falls is well maintained! Dogs are welcome! In...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

The high falls are definitely worth a short trip if you are in the area! Signage is not great getting there, but once you turn in to the rest stop right before the border you'll see exactly where to go! Fairly easy, paved trail to...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I have been here twice and this is one of our favourite places to go to. It's on the left and few metres before the US-Canada border. We appreciate the tranquility there and love the feeling of being closer to the nature....More

Thank Lavanya V
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Definitely worth the walk that it takes to reach the top! Gorgeous falls! You can feel the mist from the falls on your face when you are at the top. Nice asphalt path then wooden steps to reach the top. There are 2 different areas...More

Thank W B
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Lisa M
22 August 2016|
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Response from MrsLUVStravel | Reviewed this property |
The portage falls is right off of 61 on the Minnesota side of the border. You can see the border patrol/crossing from the entrance of the park. You do not cross into Canada.
terri P
23 July 2015|
Response from MrsLUVStravel | Reviewed this property |
Yes you may bring pets. Entering is free.
terri P
23 July 2015|
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Response from dougsharonciara |
No fee and YES, pets ARE allowed.