Bemidji was recently recognized on a national level as one of the country's top nine fall fishing destinations. But as a town known for its serene outdoor attractions and over 400 lakes within 25 miles, this may not come as a huge surprise.
Worthington's hosting of the Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Hunting Opener on Oct. 15 is anticipated to draw lots of media attention, and hopefully some success in the field for Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan.
The visit by Paul and Crystal Menta set the stage for the inaugural Northwest Angle “Buoy Bash,” and Friday's proclamation by Key West officials marking Friday, Sept. 16, as "Angle Inlet, Minnesota Appreciation Day."
Located not far from the more popular parks along Lake Superior, George H. Crosby Manitou State Park is home to wilderness, challenging terrain and real solitude on the wooded trails that reach cascades and waterfalls along the Manitou River.
At 500 square miles, Minnesota is home to the largest peat bog in the lower 48 states, and a mile-long boardwalk at Big Bog State Recreation Area allows visitors to explore this unique and vital ecosystem.