Another Iconic Minnesota Water Tower

Posted on May 24, 2016

Minnesota is blessed with some interesting and iconic water towers.  We've featured the Freeport Happy Face, Paul Bunyan's Bobber and Paul Bunyan'...

Tagged Breezy Point, Minnesota, travel, vacation, water tower

Anniversary for Those Who Travel to Eat!

Posted on April 4, 2016

We've mentioned before in this blog that many Minnesota residents and visitors travel, at least in part, to enjoy good food.  Some of us really do...

Tagged travel, eat, Minnesota, visitor, anniversary, Lange's, Pipestone

Sports and Travel Show Season

Posted on March 22, 2016

The sport and travel show season started in St. Paul in January and wraps up at the end of March.  The last and the largest event of the season is...

National Parks in Minnesota

Posted on February 11, 2016

I was pleasantly surprised to learn that there are six National Park sites in Minnesota.  Voyageurs, on the Canadian border near International...

Tagged Minnesota, parks, national, travel, vacation, adventure

It's Sport Show Time!

Posted on January 14, 2016

The new Where to Stay Guide has arrived from the printer, so it must be Sport Show season all ready. 
We'll be at the...

Tagged show, sports, travel, camping, resorts, Minnesota

Outdoor Fun in Minnesota is Underway!

Posted on December 30, 2015


Although we had some snow in...

Tagged Minnesota, ice, fishing, icefishing, travel, winter, fun, resorts

The Ice is Coming! Ice fishing is ahead!

Posted on December 1, 2015

Minnesota is truly a four season wonder!  Even though we've had a warm November, the weather is starting to turn, night time temperatures are...

Tagged ice, fishing, Minnesota, travel, Lake, Lake of the Woods, Mille Lacs

Record Muskie Attracts Media Attention

Posted on November 17, 2015

You may have seen this photo in the Star Tribune recently of a record 57 inch muskie caught on Lake Mille Lacs.  Robert Hawkins landed the...

Tagged Mille Lacs, muskie, fishing, hunting, Minnesota, travel

Veterans Day in Minnesota

Posted on November 11, 2015

On Veteran's Day, it is appropriate to feature a place that honors those who have served our country .  One of our oldest historic sites with a...

Tagged veterans, history, Minnesota, travel

Great News! Walleye season approved for ice fishing!

Posted on October 19, 2015

For the many Minnesotans and visitors that look forward to ice fishing for walleye on Lake Mille Lacs, there is good news!  The Minnesota DNR has...

Tagged travel, walleye, fishing, Minnesota, winter, ice