Jenny Anderson

Meet Minnesota’s Ice-Fishing Social Media Influencer

Jenny Anderson ice fishes across Minnesota’s lakes, showing followers that the outdoors are for all—and sharing with us her favorite spots and fellow influencers
Lake Minnetonka dog sledding

Reasons to Love a Frozen Lake Minnetonka

Not just for summer, here's what to eat, drink, and do at the lake—including a new sled-dog derby, ice golf, and snowga

Our 2020 Winter To-Do List

Whether you're outdoors or indoors, we've rounded up 80-plus ways to make January and February fantastic
Beth Bombara performs at Rivertown Comics & Games during Big Turn Music Festival

A Winter Escape to Red Wing Sounds Good

The Big Turn Music Fest is an invitation to experience southern Minnesota this February
Nerstrand Big Woods State Park

How to Spend a Winter Weekend in Northfield

The area delivers unique charm, beauty, and possibility—from its mini beverage boom to its winter wonders
Pink sunset over Palisades State Park’s pink Sioux quartzite cliffs

Your Fall Guide to Sioux Falls

Downshift, tap nostalgia, and explore Sioux Falls’ surroundings with a southeast South Dakota trek
The upper and middle St. Croix River are primed for glamping adventures

How to Glamp on the St. Croix River

Enjoy paddling without tying your vacation to it along the upper and middle St. Croix River

All the Reasons White Bear Lake Won Our “Best MN Town” Contest

From food and philanthropy to arts and education, this northeast-metro suburb beat out the rest

The Best Brunch Restaurants in Minnesota

80+ of the best brunch spots for mid- to late-morning bliss in the Twin Cities and beyond

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?