The Superior Hiking Trail in North America is estimated to be 310 miles (500 kilometers) long, and takes 21 days* to complete when hiking at an average of 15 miles (25 kilometers) per day.
This trail is also referred to as the SHT.
It is a linear trail, which means that to do a thru hike, you will have to start and end your hike in different places.
The Superior Hiking Trail has 2 terminuses. Most thruhikers choose to start their hike at the Southern Terminus in Wrenshall, Minnesota, United States and end their hike at the Northern Terminus in Hovland, Minnesota, United States.
A good day of the year to start this hike from the Southern Terminus is September 1.
The Superior Hiking Trail Association takes on the task of maintaining, improving, and advocating for the Superior Hiking Trail as its trail association.
|Name||Superior Hiking Trail|
|Length||310 miles (500 kilometers)|
|Far Out Guide||None|
|Trail Association||Superior Hiking Trail Association|
|Terminus A||Southern Terminus, Wrenshall, Minnesota, United States|
|Terminus B||Northern Terminus, Hovland, Minnesota, United States|
Estimated Total Budget (USD): $2,735.00