Iconic North Shore sea stack collapses during weekend winter storm

Updated: December 02, 2019 05:41 PM
Created: December 02, 2019 04:48 PM

(ABC 6 News) - An iconic sight on Minnesota's North Shore is no longer there after a winter storm over the weekend.

The sea stack at Tettegouche State Park was said to be the remainder of a naturally formed arch from thousands of years ago that was created by erosion from waves on Lake Superior.


The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirmed with ABC 6 tthat the stack collapsed, falling about 20 feet into the water afteer a combination of blizzard conditions and high winds pummeled the Duluth area.

Over the weekend, more than 19 inches of snow are said to have fallen in the Duluth area. 

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