Favorite Duluth sinkholes

The sinkhole above, on the Raleigh Street spur to the DWP Trail, is huuuuge. Can anyone beat it? Will we need to get out the tape measures?

I concede, of course, that though it is much larger than the sinkhole Nate Lindstrom posted about in 2010 (shown below), it doesn’t exceed that one in terms of comedy. Maybe I need a model.


Barrett Chase

about 6 years ago

It's hard to tell how big that sinkhole is. Perhaps you should have included a baby for scale.


about 6 years ago

Lol. Victim is a must.


about 6 years ago

Not in Duluth but I defy you to step on a sidewalk crack lightly after watching.


about 5 years ago

Bigger sink hole on Redruth Street in West Duluth. [img]https://2b9sqw2iiqxr36ntqa1exnal-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/comments/sinkhole.jpg[/img]


about 5 years ago

Can we just call this contest over right now? [img]https://2b9sqw2iiqxr36ntqa1exnal-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/comments/GiantAssSinkhole.jpg[/img] (Photo by Andrew Krueger of DNT)

Paul Lundgren

about 5 years ago

The original sink hole at the top of this thread was filled in by the city before the flood. I just walked by it again recently and, well, you can guess.

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