Take Home the Best of Minnesota's North Shore
A region unlike any other, the North Shore of Minnesota encompasses some of the most breathtaking, beautiful sights in the entire Midwest. From Gooseberry Falls to Lutsen Mountains to the Superior Hiking Trail, the area's natural splendor is amazing to behold. With the port city of Duluth serving as the "Gateway to the North Shore," this popular destination truly has it all.
Remember your favorite sites and attractions with this picture tour of the region. Renowned photographer and Minnesota native David Barthel presents images that reflect Northeastern Minnesota's history, culture, and beauty. Fascinating facts accompany all 96 entries. Plus, addresses and contact information help you to find the places you want to experience first-hand, making this book a perfect souvenir and a great gift. Show your family and friends the best of Minnesota. Show them North Shore-Duluth.
About the Author
A native of Central Minnesota, David Barthel has been photographing the natural world for nearly twenty years, specializing in the landscapes of Minnesota's Lake Superior region. Barthel holds a degree in Electrical Engineering but for the past decade has made photography his full-time occupation, where he blends his technical virtuosity with creative endeavors. Barthel's work has received numerous awards and has been published in several national and regional magazines, including Outdoor Photographer and Minnesota Monthly. He devotes much of his time to exhibiting his fine art photography at juried art fairs and festivals throughout the Upper Midwest, where his work is purchased for display in homes and businesses, both locally and around the world. Barthel currently resides in his hometown of Sauk Rapids, Minnesota. In the rare moments that he is not actively engaged in his photographic pursuits, he enjoys bicycling, traveling, and spending time outdoors and with family.