Best Midwest Road Trips: Lake Superior Circle Tour
Soak up the atmosphere
Naniboujou Lodge, Grand Marais, Minnesota A Depression-era hunting lodge, transformed into an inn 15 miles north of town, qualifies as the perfect lakeside refuge. "People come here to be nurtured ...just to relax and sit by the lake," owner Nancy Ramey says. A 1920s artist painted the dining room's striking Cree-inspired design (left), while a stonemason created the 20-foot-high fireplace out of 200 tons of native rock.