Jay Cooke State Park Vacation Packages
Jay Cooke State Park is close to many of Duluth’s well-known sights. Among the most interesting places to see are the marvelous Spirit Mountain and the remarkable Lake Superior Zoo. Two other popular spots that are nearby Jay Cooke State Park are the Park Point Beach and the Snowflake Nordic Ski Center.
Be sure to visit some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area such a great vacation choice. Browse the interactive and traditional museums and exhibit spaces the Lake Superior Railroad Museum, the Lake Superior Maritime Museum and the S.S. William A. Irvin Ore Boat Museum.
If you are visiting with little ones, load up everyone and go to the North Shore Scenic Railroad. Bring the children to a visit to the Great Lakes Aquarium, and get a glimpse of some fascinating creatures.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Duluth, head to the nearby outdoor areas. On a sunny day, visit Canal Park and the Leif Erickson Park and Rose Garden, one of the places where families can breathe in the fresh air.
Go to the Miller Hill Mall for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
Wade Stadium is the perfect place to catch a game of baseball, and to see local legends, the Duluth Huskies, in all their glory. On match days follow the river of navy blue and forest green, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans in the nearby pubs and relive the action over a friendly drink or two.
After spending the day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Jay Cooke State Park, get a good nights sleep in one of the area’s popular bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. For a good night’s sleep check out the Duluth Spirit Mountain Inn & Suites Americas Best Value Inn, Proctor, the Radisson Hotel Duluth Harborview, and the popular Holiday Inn & Suites Duluth Downtown.