Minnesota Travel

Lake Street bridge

Photo by David Bowman

Our annual hurry up, put on a sweater, get out and enjoy it before everything turns to white guide. more

Sep 8, 2017 4:24 PM Travel & Visitors

Minnows in a bucket

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Drive north to legendary Corral Saloon if you want to drink a minnow yourself! more

Jul 26, 2017 4:00 PM Foodie

Great Wolf Lodge Minnesota's raft ride

Photo courtesy of Great Wolf Lodge Minnesota

The $30 million renovation of the old Water Park of America near Mall of America will be complete by December. more

Jul 20, 2017 7:01 PM Travel & Visitors

Here’s a handy guide to the other places to stop as you work your way down one of the most beautiful routes in the North. more

Apr 28, 2017 4:25 PM Travel & Visitors

Gunflint Lodge

Photo by David Bowman

Strap your luggage to the roof of the station wagon and get reacquainted with the iconic lodges and lake resorts that define Minnesota summer. more

Apr 4, 2017 11:27 AM , , , Travel & Visitors

Dreamcatcher Cabin at Ludlow's Island Resort

Photos by David Bowman

Lake Vermilion's rustic island hideaway. more

Apr 4, 2017 11:22 AM Travel & Visitors

Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge Fire Pit

Photographs by David Bowman

A bucolic Bay Lake family affair. more

Apr 4, 2017 11:20 AM Travel & Visitors

Naniboujou Lodge

Photo by August Schwerdfeger

Planning a summer getaway? Try heading to one of these quintessential Minnesota resorts. more

Apr 4, 2017 11:18 AM Travel & Visitors 1 Comments

Madden's on Gull Lake

Photos by David Bowman

A little slice of the Catskills on Gull Lake. more

Apr 4, 2017 11:17 AM Travel & Visitors


Photographs by David Bowman

Nisswa's natty grand dame. more

Apr 4, 2017 11:16 AM Travel & Visitors

Docks at Gunflint Lodge

Photos by David Bowman

An oasis for outdoorsmen waaaaay up north. more

Apr 4, 2017 11:15 AM Travel & Visitors

Harlow's House

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

The volume of shops carrying handmade, upcycled, and recently discovered treasures in Buffalo, plus the picturesque drive from the metro, makes day-tripping here an easy girlfriends’ getaway. more

Mar 1, 2017 2:31 PM Shop & Style

Cloud Gate at Millennium Park

Photograph by Gabriela Herman/Gallery Stock

AKA, the easiest way to visit the Windy City (with or without kids). more

Oct 4, 2016 10:37 AM Travel & Visitors

Prime leaf-watching on the road to Winona

Photo by David Bowman

The can't-miss, must-do, absolutely necessary places to go, see, and explore this season. more

Sep 1, 2016 1:34 PM Travel & Visitors

The view from a lookout at Wildcat Mountain State Park in southwest Wisconsin. Glaciers missed the area during the last ice age, which explains the rugged, rolling landscape.

Photographs by David Bowman

Getting lost in the Driftless Area — the endlessly surprising geologic region found in parts of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois, and Iowa. more

Aug 31, 2016 3:07 PM Travel & Visitors

The Aerial Lift Bridge

Photo by Saibal via Getty Images

A weekend in Minnesota’s most dynamic northern city might just make you think twice about going home. more

Jul 25, 2016 2:10 PM Travel & Visitors

Burntside Lodge  cabins perched on the  shore of Burntside Lake.

Photographs by David Bowman

History comes into focus on an offseason family trip to Ely. more

Apr 1, 2016 11:28 AM Travel & Visitors


Photographs by David Bowman

A fall journey to New Ulm is as much about the Minnesota you pass along the way as the Minnesota you encounter when you get there. more

Apr 1, 2016 11:27 AM Travel & Visitors

Cliff jumping into Superior in Madeline’s Big Bay State Park.

Photographs by David Bowman

When making a summer pilgrimage to Madeline Island, keep your friends close and your enemies off the ferry. more

Apr 1, 2016 11:27 AM Travel & Visitors