Start Ski Jumping

Everything you need to know to start flying down the slopes

Try Ice Climbing

The thrill of scaling frozen water

Go Mountain Biking

An off-road adventure

Try Trail Running

A natural alternative to pavement

Learn to Kayak

First flatwater, then whitewater

Learn Log Rolling

How to work out like a lumberjack

Breaking the Ice

Why would 11 brave Somali-American boys seek a sense of belonging in a place far outside their comfort zones, up in the Boundary Waters, in the middle of winter?

See Great Works at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum in Winona

The museum recently acquired one of the world’s most famous patriotic paintings, “Washington Crossing the Delaware,” which joins a host of other famous works that reside there.

Winter in the Wild: Ely, Minnesota

Mukluks, massage, and blueberry beer signal Ely’s shift from taconite to tourism.

Need a Dose of Holiday Charm? Head to Northfield, MN

Cows, colleges, contentment—and plenty of charm.

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