Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

Photo: Tom Saunders, Sunset (Some rights reserved) The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) extends along 150 miles (240 km) the U.S.–Canada border in the Arrowhead Region of Minnesota. Key LinksUSDA Forest Servicesavetheboundarywaters.org – @savethebwca Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/41Ba4PpEsYsGRKWy6 HeadlinesWhy This Man Goes Barefoot on His Annual BWCA TripsVice President Walter Mondale: Protect the Boundary Waters Recommended …

Grand Marais, Minnesota

Photo:  James Marvin Phelps, Waves Crashing into Grand Marais Harbor (Some rights reserved) One of our favorite and most inspiring small towns, Grand Marais, Minnesota, is located on the North Shore of Lake Superior and has a population of 1,351 per the 2010 Census. The name comes from French, a translation of Big Marsh. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/AZyLHnA9t5p5YASP9 …

Minnesota Links

Minnesota Flag What would locals like others know about Minnesota? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesWhy This Man Goes Barefoot on His Annual BWCA TripsUnofficial state bird: mosquitoThe untold good news story of America today – BBC5 Great Town NamesVisiting Minnesota during the Super Bowl? Don’t ‘Fargo’ us, man11 Under The Radar …

North House Folk School

Logo One of our faves, the North House Folk School – northhouse.org – is a small educational non-profit on the shore of Lake Superior in Grand Marais, Minnesota. Key Linksnorthhouse.orgcalendarcovid19 responsecrafting in placeInstagramFacebookYouTubePodcast CatalogSpring Summer 2022Request a catalog Google Maps The school fosters a non-competitive learning environment devoted to teaching traditional northern craft and offers …

Minnesota

Photo: (Some rights reserved) Minnesota shares a Lake Superior water border with Michigan and Wisconsin on the northeast; the remainder of the eastern border is with Wisconsin. Iowa is to the south, North Dakota and South Dakota to the west and the Canadian provinces of Ontario and Manitoba to the north. “Minnesota” is derived from …

Duluth, Minnesota

Photo: Sharon Mollerus, Canal Park (Some rights reserved) Duluth has been called “The Air-Conditioned City” because of the summertime cooling effect of Lake Superior. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/Gt3kZ6fQWmmhHM1P7 Elsewhere on the Webduluthnewstribune.com – @duluthnewswdio.com – @wdiowirtVisit Duluth – @visitduluthDuluth Mountain Bike TrailsDuluth LakewalkDuluth Natural Areas ProgramsCity of Duluth Parks and RecreationHartley Nature CenterCanal Park Planeta.com

Minneapolis-St Paul

Photo: a.canvas.of.light, Mill Ruins Park (Some rights reserved) Wikipedia: Minneapolis–Saint Paul is a major metropolitan area built around the Mississippi, Minnesota and St. Croix rivers in east central Minnesota. The area is commonly known as the Twin Cities after its two largest cities, Minneapolis, the most populous city in the state, and Saint Paul, the …

Montevideo, Minnesota

Photo: Montevideo, Minnesota Named after the capital of Uruguay and located in beautiful southwestern Minnestota. Montevideo is a city in Chippewa County. The population was 5,383 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Chippewa County. Montevideo is located in a double river valley where the Minnesota and Chippewa rivers converge, approximately 140 …

2018 Roadtrip: Las Vegas – Grand Marais

AAA Overview Map Late May – Early June 2018 road trip. May 26, Saturday. Henderson. Departure this morning. The hours before packing and thinking about packing. Enjoying the birdsongs and the wind on a typical blustery May morning in southern Nevada. We are barreling north by northeast on this trip heading to Grand Marais and …

Minnesota Grown

Elsewhere on the Web Minnesota Grown https://minnesotagrown.com The Minnesota Grown Wholesale Directory is a directory of farmers who market to restaurants, schools, grocers and other wholesale accounts. Click here to view the Wholesale Directory. Minnesota Grown members can be added to this directory for FREE! Minnesota Grown Members may click here to be added to the FREE …