Minnesota Weekend Getaways and Day Trips

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A Historical and Cultural Getaway within the Twin Cities: There's no Place Like Home Weekend Getaway
Today Minneapolis and St. Paul are affectionately known as the “Twin Cities,” but situated, for the most part, on the opposite banks ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Minneapolis, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

A Recreational Getaway within the Twin Cities: Make a Day of It Weekend Getaway
There are more than twenty-two lakes within the Twin Cities proper, tens of miles of river flowing through them, and about 200 parks. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Minneapolis, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Bayfield and Madeline Island: Sailboats and Superior Scenery Weekend Getaway
It’s no surprise that Bayfield, Wisconsin, was named the “Best Little Town in the Midwest” by the Chicago Tribune. Bayfield is about ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Bayfield, WI - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Bemidji: Minnesota Nice Weekend Getaway
Bemidji likes to be known as the “First City on the Mississippi.” Today it is one of the tourist capitals of the state. Tourism arrived ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Bemidji, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Decorah, Spillville, and McGregor: Country Roads Weekend Getaway
The trip to Decorah, Iowa, is one to be shared among generations: Grandparents should take their children and grandchildren, or vice ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Decorah, IA - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

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A visit to Duluth is a must. Descending the bluff into town sprawled along the shore of Lake Superior, the largest body of freshwater ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Duluth, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Ely: A Boundary Waters Primer Weekend Getaway
Saying you’re taking a trip to the Boundary Waters is a little like saying you’re taking a trip to South America. It sounds exotic ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Ely, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Grand Rapids and the Iron Trail: Home on the Range Weekend Getaway
Until the discovery of iron ore in the late 1800s, logging was the chief industry in northern Minnesota; Grand Rapids, at the navigational ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Grand Rapids, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Itasca State Park: Little House in the Big Woods Weekend Getaway
It was Minnesotan Charles Lindbergh who said, in a speech from the steps of his boyhood home in Little Falls in 1973, “Parks symbolize ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Lake Itasca, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Lake Pepin Loop: 85-Mile Splendor Weekend Getaway
Lake Pepin, the widest part of the Mississippi River (at Lake City, Minnesota, and Pepin, Wisconsin), is bounded by Kellogg, Minnesota, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Red Wing, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Lanesboro: Bicycles and Buggies Weekend Getaway
Less than a decade ago, very little was happening in this southeastern corner of Minnesota. Lanesboro was a sleepy little town with ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Lanesboro, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Lower Saint Croix National Scenic Riverway: Past Time and Pastimes Weekend Getaway
The St. Croix National Scenic Riverway is more than 250 miles of protected waterway that includes the Namekagon River and the St. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Saint Croix Falls, WI - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Minnesota Travel Guide by Fodor's Weekend Getaway
This travel guide is a chapter on Minnesota excerpted from the book "Fodor's USA." It covers the entire state of Minnesota region ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Saint Paul, MN - Fodor's USA

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Though Minnesota is more than a thousand miles from either coast, it’s virtually a seaboard state, thanks to Lake Superior, connected ...
Published by Rough Guides Minneapolis, MN - The Rough Guide to USA

National Parks of Minnesota Weekend Getaway
This chapter is an excerpt from the book "Guide to the National Park Areas: Western States" and contains National Parks, National ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Saint Paul, MN - Guide to the National Park Areas: Western States

Okoboji: The Other Great Lakes Weekend Getaway
What the Northern Lakes area is to Minnesota, Okoboji is to Iowa. Okoboji is the catchall term for the Iowa Great Lakes recreation ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Milford, IA - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Park Rapids: Forest Getaway Weekend Getaway
A hundred years ago, most of the people drawn to the woods around Park Rapids were loggers and farmers. Those industries continue, ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Park Rapids, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

Stillwater: Where Past Meets Present Weekend Getaway
Less than forty-five minutes from the Twin Cities, with numerous residents who commute to work in Minneapolis or St. Paul, Stillwater ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Stillwater, MN - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

The Amana Colonies: Blood, Sweat, and Prayers Weekend Getaway
With a history that began during the Renaissance, the German-born Amana Church in America is the result of hundreds of years of religious ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Cedar Rapids, IA - Quick Escapes: Minneapolis/St. Paul

The Amusement Parks of Minnesota Weekend Getaway
This chapter describes these Minnesota Amusement Parks: Camp Snoopy in Bloomington, Como Park Amusement Park in Saint Paul, Paul Bunyan ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Saint Paul, MN - The Amusement Park Guide

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