Minnesota Department of Transportation

511 Travel Info

I-35: US-8 to Duluth

Corridor Information

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Corridor background

The corridor runs about 125 miles between Duluth and the Twin Cities. Adjacent communities include Cloquet, Moose Lake, Sandstone, Hinckley, Pine City, and North Branch.

Current corridor characteristics

Highway

  • 2009 AADT: 5,400 – 67,000
  • 2009 HCADT: 940 – 3,050
  • Number of lanes: 4
  • Key highway connections: US-2, US-8, US-53

Public Transit

  • Arrowhead Transit
  • Chisago-Isanti Co. Heartland Express
  • Dial-a-ride and deviated route service along corridor
  • Greyhound Lines
  • Jefferson Lines
  • Metro Mobility/Transit

Bicycle/Pedestrian

  • Gateway Trail
  • Matthew Lourey
  • Willard Munger

Rail

  • BNSF
  • DMIR
  • DWP
  • Soo
  • UP
  • WC