When the rest of the Upper Midwest broils, this Lake Superior city basks in cool breezes.
What to do: From Canal Park, watch ore boats. Check out the town's swimming holes. Hike the Superior Hiking Trail. Visit Glensheen mansion. Take an excursion train along the lake.
Events to catch: July 17, Bayfront Reggae & World Music Festival. July 24, Festival by the Lake. July 31, All Pints North Summer Brew Fest.
Details: See Duluth 101 and Duluth rocks!