Mountain Iron Locomotive Park and Scenic Overlook

1910 Locomotive and historic overlook in downtown Mountain Iron has a view of where Leonidas Merritt first discovered Iron Ore on the Mesabi Range in 1890.  There is a breath-taking view at any time of year of Minntac which is the largest producer of taconite in the world.  It is located on the east side of Mountain Iron.


Latitude: 47.534326 Longitude: -92.622676 Elevation: 1500 ft
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Jane Serrano

Seasons Open

Year Round

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