Capture the Magic of North Shore Fall Season

SEPTEMBER 19, 2023

Capture the Magic of Fall as the leaves start to change and the air turns crisp, there's no better time to escape to the stunning North Shore of Lake Superior and soak in the beauty of autumn. One exceptional Lutsen fall destination that should be on your radar is our beloved Cascade Lodge. Nestled amidst the enchanting Lake Superior fall colors, Cascade Lodge offers an unforgettable fall retreat. Discover why Cascade Lodge is our top destination to enjoy North Shore fall colors this season. 

1. **Fall Foliage on Lake Superior**

Witness the kaleidoscope of colors as you gaze upon the breathtaking fall foliage along the shores of Lake Superior. The Lodge's prime location provides front-row seats to this natural spectacle. An hour in each direction will get you pretty much up and down the shore, from Grand Portage High Falls to Split Rock lighthouse and all of the state parks in-between.

2. **Rustic Cabin Rentals**

Enjoy cozy and charming cabin rentals at Cascade Lodge, each equipped with modern amenities, perfect for snuggling up after a day of exploring. For a large family stay choose one of our vacation homes or larger cabins, while a romantic getaway calls for the stay in the Lutsen's iconic Cabin Eleven. 

3. **Hiking Trails**

Lace up your hiking boots and hit the scenic trails that surround the Lodge. Capture Instagram-worthy moments surrounded by the vibrant autumn hues. Did you know that Cascade Lodge has miles of hiking trails available directly from our property? It is an easy and convenient way to enjoy the peak of Lutsen fall colors. 

4. **Waterfront Views**

Experience the calming sound of waves crashing against the shore from your private waterfront cabin or while dining at the Lodge's lakeside restaurant.

5. **North Shore Fall Waterfall Tour**

Embark on an adventure to explore the numerous waterfalls in the area, like the iconic Cascade River Falls, showcasing their best colors in the fall. 

6. **Bonfires and S'mores**

Savor the crisp evening air with bonfires and s'mores, a quintessential fall activity, right on the Lodge's property.

7. **Wildlife Encounters**

Fall is an ideal time to spot the local wildlife, from majestic eagles soaring above to deer grazing in the surrounding forests. This year we are also having large flocks of Canada goose since they were trying to avoid the wildfires up North in Canada. 

8. **Fall Events and Festivals**

Cascade Lodge offers proximity to various fall events and festivals, ensuring you get a taste of local culture and entertainment. Check out Thursday date nights at the North Shore Winery, Happy Hikers weekly group hikes on Wednesdays, or live music at Cascade Restaurant and Pub. For most updated event calendar head over to

9. **Photography Paradise**

With its stunning landscapes and vibrant colors, the North shore of Lake Superior and especially the Lutsen area is a photographer's dream come true during the fall season.

10. **Rest and Relaxation**

Unwind in the Lodge's cozy living room by the crackling fire, enjoy live music and hearty food at the Cascade Restaurant and Pub, head over to Sisu + Loyly for a nordic sauna experience, or to the North Lake Wellness for some well deserved self-care.

Cascade Lodge on Lake Superior is the perfect destination to experience the magic of lutsen fall colors. With its breathtaking natural beauty, comfortable accommodations, and a location perfect for a range of outdoor activities, it's no wonder that Cascade Lodge is a top choice for Lake Superior fall colors getaways. Don't miss the chance to immerse yourself in the vibrant fall colors of Lake Superior's North Shore. Plan your stay today and create lasting memories in this picturesque fall paradise. Book now by checking our availability or by giving us a call at (218) 387-1112.