Lake Superior Safe Harbors

McQuade Small Craft Harbor

A view by air of the McQuade public water access site.McQuade Small Craft Harbor a protected public water access located along the shore of Lake Superior.

This accessible facility provides both a public boat access location and a small craft harbor. The Minnesota DNR developed the facility in partnership with the US Army Corps of Engineers and in cooperation with St. Louis County, the City of Duluth, and Duluth and Lakewood Townships.

Facility map This is a PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to download it.


McQuade Small Craft Harbor location mapLocation:

10.5 miles from the Duluth Harbor Entry and 9 miles SW of Knife River.

Approximate GPS Coordinates:

Lat 46° 52.48 Lon 91° 55.12

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