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Stairway Portage

  This part of Minnesota is always a pleasure to visit during hiking season. Spending too much time indoors got you down? No problem, Stairway Portage in Cook County, Minnesota is just the place. Gateway-hungry Jack Lodge is a pleasant local campground; Brule River is a fine whitewater spot close by. Stairway Portage is a fine site to visit for more than one day, Flour Lake - Superior is a fine site to camp nearby. Cascade River State Park is a gorgeous spot any
    time of year, and you can run the rapids of Devil Track River. The warmest time of the year at Stairway Portage arrives with high temperatures in the 70's, and the nighttime is a bit chillier of course, mostly in the 50's. Highs throughout
the wintertime are generally in the 10's, and night lows through the winter for Stairway Portage tend to be in the-10's. A typical amount of precipitation falls here at Stairway Portage. The month with most of the rain is August while February is the month with the least amount of precipitation. 

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Campgrounds Nearby
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These outdoors activities are available near Stairway Portage.
 Campgrounds Near Stairway Portage:
Bearskin Lake, Grand Marais , 1 miles away
Gateway-hungry Jack Lodge, Grand Marais , 1 miles away
Flour Lake - Superior, -blank- , 3 miles away
East Bearskin Campground, Cook County , 4 miles away
Pat Bayle State Forest - Twin Lakes, Grand Marais , 7 miles away
 Whitewater Near Stairway Portage:
Devil Track River, Cook County , 14 miles away, Class II-III - 3.2 miles long (Devil Track Lake to Maple Hill)
Brule River, Cook County , 15 miles away, Class I-III(V) - 18 miles long (Northern Light Lake to Sauna Bath Rapid)
Cascade River, Cook County , 15 miles away, Class II(IV) - 3.5 miles long (FR157 to CR45)
Devil Track River, Cook County , 16 miles away, Class II-V - 4.9 miles long (Maple Hill to Lake Superior)
Cascade River, Cook County , 17 miles away, Class IV-V - 3.5 miles long (CR45 to Cascade River State Park)
 Public Lands Near Stairway Portage:
Grand Portage National Monument, Grand Marais - MN , 48 miles away
Apostle Islands National Lakeshore, Bayfield - WI , 64 miles away
Cascade River State Park, Minnesota , 17 miles away
Judge C.R. Magney State Park, Minnesota , 27 miles away
Temperance River State Park, Minnesota , 38 miles away
 Hotels Near Stairway Portage:
Best Western Plus Superior Inn, Grand Marais , 18 miles away
East Bay Suites, Grand Marais , 18 miles away
Cascade Lodge, Lutsen , 19 miles away
Eagle Ridge Resort at Lutsen Mountains, Lutsen , 22 miles away
Solbakken Resort On Superior, Lutsen , 24 miles away
 Lakes Near Stairway Portage
Echo Lake, Cook County , 13 miles away

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