Find Your True North – Lutsen
True North is both a guiding principle and a sense of place; and a way of life on Minnesota’s north coast of Lake Superior.
Inspired by natural attributes — deep snow, Mid-America’s tallest mountain range and the spectacular Lake Superior coast — this northern landscape draws the adventurer out of all who visit. Life feels bigger here. A simple authenticity allows each moment to carry deeper meaning, the winter environment your inspiration.
Lutsen Mountains anchors your True North experience with Mid-America’s largest ski area. A legacy destinationwith 68 years of family tradition, today Lutsen boasts the attributes of a modern alpine resort — 4 interconnected mountains, 95 runs and high speed lifts including the new Summit Express Gondola. The resort community complements your day with live music, family activities, naturalist programs and exquisite dining options.
If the call of the wild beckons, try a guided dogsledadventure. Indulge your creative side and capture the beauty of Lake Superior icewith a winter photography workshop. Tackle a dramatic ice-climbing route on a frozen waterfall or explore the largest groomed cross-county ski network in North America.
At the end of your day rest and sleep deeply in a place with a tradition of hospitality (Minnesota’s first resort was established here in 1886.) Choose from a fine assortment of family-owned ski country lodging. Seaside luxury resorts and convenient ski-in/ski-out condos, old-world lodges and classic log cabins, whatever your style and budget you’ll find the perfect place to lay your head and discover your True North.