Taconite Harbor Protected Access, Small Craft Harbor



76.6 miles from the Duluth Harbor Entry
24.5 miles NE of Silver Bay
26.6 miles NW of Tofte
Lat 47º 31.16 Lon 90º 55.23


Located adjacent to the Cliff’s Erie Taconite loading facility (functional but temporarily not in use) the Taconite Harbor protected access and small craft harbor was developed in 2001. The facility is just south of the town of Schroeder.


  • 2 concrete ramps (5’ minimum depth at ramp end)
  • 2 docks, one is accessible
  • 40 car/trailer parking spaces; paved lower lot and ramp staging area, gravel upper lot
  • 1.7 acre Small Craft Harbor Basin
  • 3 mooring buoys (emergency or transient day use only, sizes marked on the buoys 30’ to 65’)
  • Basin depth 10’ minimum
  • Lodging restaurants and attractions within 2 miles