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No. 20 Duluth, MN

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Twin cities Minneapolis and St. Paul get the buzz when it comes to Minnesota college towns, which is just fine with students at University of Minnesota Duluth and Lake Superior College—they’re more than happy to keep their quiet haven to themselves. On the southern edge of Lake Superior, Duluth strikes the perfect balance between city, with its thriving waterfront district, and outdoors, with its parks, hiking trails, and watersports.

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No. 20 Duluth, MN

Twin cities Minneapolis and St. Paul get the buzz when it comes to Minnesota college towns, which is just fine with students at University of Minnesota Duluth and Lake Superior College—they’re more than happy to keep their quiet haven to themselves. On the southern edge of Lake Superior, Duluth strikes the perfect balance between city, with its thriving waterfront district, and outdoors, with its parks, hiking trails, and watersports.

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