Skip the Black Friday crowds this year and celebrate Thanksgiving weekend with one of these family-friendly events.
SUP is a hot new sport…even in icy waters
No mountains? No problem. How America’s original ski area birthed Lindsay Vonn and other Olympians
Burning off those Thanksgiving Day calories is a great way to start the day before giving thanks for what you have. Join one of these fun (and local) turkey trot races on Thanksgiving morning.
An off-road adventure
Lots for these vernacular structures were once given out as company perks—now they’re on the historic register
The much-adored autumn season is upon us, and one of the best places to enjoy cooler weather, vibrant colors, and that warm fuzzy feeling that comes with fall is in the Midwest. Embark on a getaway in northern Minnesota or Wisconsin and enjoy fall in true northern style.
This towering rock is the most distinguishing natural landmark of one of Minnesota’s most picturesque waterfront cities
A natural alternative to pavement
First flatwater, then whitewater
A photo essay of the Long Lake Hounds
The Land of 10,000 Lakes may not have as many waterfalls, but it does have an abundance of breathtaking cascades, including this especially curious one
Yes, it’s real. We promise. A Minnesota-shaped forest exists somewhere within this fine state’s bounds, created by a clever DNR staffer back in the early 1990s.
You don't have to go far to appreciate the wonders of Mother Nature in spring. From waterfalls to unique festivals, we highlight a few of our favorite destinations
Where to eat, drink, and explore in 10 Minnesota Cities
A collection of summer camps & enrichment classes to boost self-confidence, help kids learn the importance of teamwork and collaboration, make new friends and have fun.
Embrace the winter weather while staying cozy at these 11 romantic getaways within a few hours' drive of the Twin Cities
The area's 25 best private cabin getaways, via VRBO, Airbnb, and more
From the classic favorites to new additions, lace up (and bundle up) at these popular metro ice skating rinks
To celebrate its 40th anniversary, learn about the refuge's protected habitat and enjoy family-friendly activities
Moveable Feast: MnMo editor Rachel Hutton and MPR Classical’s John Birge describe their favorite state parks
The steepest hike, the wildest rapids, and the best place to spot albino deer, all within the state's borders
The lakeside community will showcase the best of the water sport at the Wayzata World Match Race Tour Exhibition
If approved, a new kayak-sharing service in the Twin Cities will be the first of its kind in the nation
The Hungry Hippie Hostel is the first of its kind in the area and located just a quarter mile from the Superior Hiking Trail