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black beach and cliff on lake superior with island

 

The Shore's Only Black Beach

mile 54.8

This calm slice of shoreline gets its name from the taconite tailings [crushed rock] that make up the beach. Offering picnic tables, outhouses and both the Black Beach and an agate beach. New in 2020 is the adjacent campground.

 

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