Sorry, meant for this to go with the Grand Marais Gathering thread. I'll post it there, too.
(Nancy's fumble-fingered helper - Fred)
Here is some information on camping areas in and around Duluth for those who might want to spend some time in the Duluth area before heading up the Shore to the Grand Marais Gathering.
Name: Black Bear Casino/Resort
Location: I-35 Exit 235
Description: Will allow overnight parking in lot.
Name: Jay Cooke State Park
Location: I-35 Exit 235 then 6.3 miles east on Hwy 210
Description: Park pass required. Suspension foot bridge over the St. Louis River is just a short walk from the parking lot. The river thunders over slabs of ancient, exposed rock right beneath your feet.
Name: Spirit Mountain Campground
Location: I-35 Exit 249, past Mc Donald's and Country Inn and Suites, then west on West Skyline Drive
Description: Easy access from I-35.
Name: Indian Point Campground
Location: In Duluth, 75th Avenue West and Grand Avenue then south.
Description: A privately operated campground on the St. Louis River on the western edge of Duluth. Access to the Munger Bike Trail. Duluth Zoo within walking distance.
Name: Lakehead Boat Basin Marina and Camping
Location: Lake Avenue South and 10th Street
Description: Camping available. Call for reservations 1-800-777-8436. Within walking distance to lift bridge, Canal Park and LakeWalk. Watch ocean-going freighters and 1,000-foot lakers go by in the Duluth/Superior harbor. Might want to wait until Grand Marais to take your shower.