About Us
We're a Different Kind of Tour Company

We Connect People to Duluth

We’re a different kind of tour company. In fact, the word “tour” doesn’t quite cut it. The Duluth Experience is a full-service tour & adventure company headquartered in Duluth, MN and servicing the western Lake Superior Region. Developed over a few pints of locally crafted beer, the vision for The Duluth Experience revolves around a deep sense of place, an appreciation for local business, a passion for outdoor adventure, and a deep pride for our region’s past, present, and future. We value creative storytelling, access to the outdoors and we have a thirst for excellence, innovation, and education.

Our Team is diverse group of fun-loving individuals who share a passion for Duluth. We are educators, outdoor professionals, beer brewers, researchers, local business leaders, and above all… ambassadors for Duluth! We create experiences founded on one simple principle: Duluth is an amazing town and we’re here to show you its very best… the best beer… the best stories… and the best adventures. If you’re looking to connect with the local craft beer scene, learn about Duluth’s rich history, or experience the epic outdoor adventures that make Duluth the #1 outdoor recreation town in the nation…. then welcome to The Duluth Experience.

Meet The Team

We are your local guides to Duluth… let’s get started!

Summer Adventures

Our guided adventures combine learning, exercise, and exploration. Whether you’re kayaking on Lake Superior, mountain biking on The Duluth Traverse, or pedaling a road bike along the scenic North Shore… we focus on the logistics so you can focus on the fun! Our scenic adventures are designed for all ages and skill levels.

Brewery Tours

Hop on the brew bus and go behind-the-scenes at Duluth’s most exciting breweries. You’ll meet the brewers, sample the beer, explore the breweries, and make a personal connection with the Duluth craft beer scene. Our brewery tours are a fun and engaging way to become part of Duluth’s amazing craft beer scene.

Duluth City Tours

Explore Duluth with fun, knowledgeable guides and discover the stories behind Duluth’s rich history and exciting future. Experience the city from the comfort of our tour bus or join a leisurely walking tour to discover why Duluth is the #1 travel destination in Minnesota. We’re proud of Duluth and excited to show you why.

Our Team has created a bunch of fun and engaging tours. Are you looking for fun outdoor adventures? We’ve got a bunch of amazing kayak and cycling tours to choose from. Do you want to learn more about our great City of Duluth? Then check out our City Tours lineup – we’ve got bus tours and walking tours designed to connect you to Duluth. Maybe you’re looking a craft beer adventure and an exclusive, behind-the-scenes experience with the North Shore Craft Beer Scene… we’ve go you covered!

Outdoor Adventure

We combine expert guides, experiential learning, and local knowledge to create fully-supported day trips connecting you to amazing adventures that are safe and accessible to all skill levels. Our Team has a deep passion for adventure and we’re excited to share our knowledge of the region’s natural and cultural history with you along the way. Whether you’re into a leisurely pedal along the picturesque North Shore, exploring Duluth’s epic mountain bike trails, or paddling the open water of Lake Superior and the St. Louis River, we’ve got a variety of adventures to suit your style.

Epic Storytelling

We believe that great storytelling and local insight are key for creating high-quality tours and memorable experiences. That’s why we did the research to discover some of the most compelling stories from Duluth’s history… stories that set the context for explaining where Duluth is today and where it might be tomorrow. Then we combined that local knowledge with amazing guides who weave Duluth’s story in fun and interactive tours designed to introduce you to Duluth’s rich history.

Locally Crafted Beer

We love craft beer and we’re excited to introduce you to the people and businesses producing the finest concoctions of water, yeast, malt, and hops in the Northland. The North Shore Craft Beer Scene is expanding and the quality of the local beer is drawing craft beer enthusiasts from around the region. We created our Brewery Tours so we could share our connection to the craft beer community with you. We’re proud of what our friends at the breweries and distilleries have achieved and we’re convinced that Duluth really is the Craft Beer Capital of Minnesota. Join us for a Brewery Tour and explore The North Shore Craft Beer Scene in style!


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