We arrived in Duluth at the Lakehead Boat Basin. We have a view of the recreational marina close to the famous Aerial lift bridge. While walking Bailey I happen to be just in time to take a few pictures of a cargo ship coming in.
This Marina rents out their winter boat storage for RVs to camp in the summertime. It is all black top and the spaces are tight. But great if you want to visit Duluth. The location of the marina is close to downtown (10 blocks) and the Canal Park Area (3 blocks) allowing you to leave your vehicle and tour many sites by foot. The Marine Museum located in Canal Park is the most visited tourist attraction in Minnesota. The marina is the best area to view the July 4th fireworks and closest RV area to the Bayfront Park (10 blocks) which hosts the Blues Festival (August) plus many other outdoor concerts.
The RV parking is on black top and is actually no more than a parking lot Big Rig accessible however maneuvering can be tricky depending how many parks are also parked in front of your site.
Lakehead Boat Basin offers 30 RV parking sites. Twelve of the sites have water, electric and sewer. These sites are located immediately to the right as you enter into the gated area and overlook the main front dockage area of the marina. The other eighteen sites have electric and water. These sites are located to the left and behind the building and overlook the Duluth hills, marina, and the famous Ariel Lift Bridge. All locations are on blacktop (area used for boat storage in the winter).
HINT: make reservations early!
The choice of electrical service ranges from 15 to 50 amp. Sewer dump is also available on site.
Bathroom/shower amenities will be provided by a portable trailer on site.
$35.00/night elect-water (plus tax)
$40.00/night elect-water-sewer (plus tax)
Check in at 3pm. Check out at 11:00am
Dockage is available for your boat.
Call or email for cancellation policy.
The water pressure is 100 Psi so make sure you use a pressure regulator!
Their website: http://www.lakeheadboatbasin.com/rv.html
1000 Minnesota Ave, Duluth, MN 55802