City of Silver Bay
7 Davis Drive • Silver Bay, MN 55614
The City of Silver Bay is located in Lake County, Minnesota, on the scenic North Shore of Lake Superior approximately 56 miles northeast of Duluth, MN on US Highway 61. The community, which was originally built by Reserve Mining Company for the employees in its taconite processing plant, was incorporated in 1956 and has approximately 2000 residents. Silver Bay, the newest community on the North Shore, lies three miles northeast of Beaver Bay, the oldest community on the North Shore.
Come visit our picturesque community situated in a beautiful valley. Of special noteworthiness are our summer hiking trails and our winter cross country skiing and well-groomed snowmobile trails. Our scenic, challenging nine hole public golf course with four river crossings is one of the best in the state. Our progressive technology oriented public library provides a wealth of resources.
"2016 Top State for Business"
"Minnesota lands back in top 10 of tech-business rankings"
"#1 State for Quality of Life"
"Fastest-Growing State for Technology Jobs"
"Among the Top 10 Most Innovative States"
"Among the Top 15 Best States for Doing Business"
"#3 in Overall Healthcare"
U.S. News & World Report