Gooseberry Falls as one of the most spectacular waterfalls at North Shore area are known as the gateway to the North Shore Scenic Drive. The Gooseberry River plummets down a wall of rock creating the scenic falls. Upper Gooseberry Falls can be found in Minnesota's Gooseberry Falls State Park. There you will also find the lower and middle falls. To reach the upper falls from the parking area, follow the signs to the lower and middle falls. Then follow the trails on the west side of the river under the bridge to view the upper falls. If you continue on these trails you will eventually reach Fifth Falls. The State Park covers 18 miles of total trails.
Gooseberry Falls State Park is located on Hwy 61 40 miles NE of Duluth/12 miles NE of Two Harbors.