Posts Tagged: Outdoor/Scenic

The Mighty Mississippi & Paul Bunyan

From Itineraries MinnesotaWinter Issue 2006 This Itinerary is best Mid-June through Mid-September. DAY ONE 4 – 4:45 pm Arrive in Bemidji and stop at the Tourist Information Center for a photo with the town’s famous mascots, Paul Bunyan & Babe the Blue Ox. 4:45 – 6:00 pm Check into an area motel. 6 – 8:00 pm… Read more »

Birds, Bogs & Logs

From Itineraries Minnesota Fall Issue 2006 This itinerary works best in the Spring, Summer and Fall. DAY ONE 12 – 1:00 pm Start in Grand Rapids, Minnesota at the Sawmill Inn for lunch. 1 – 3:00 pm Tour Forest History Center. Experience a live re-enactment of a turn-of-the-century logging camp. 3 – 4:00 pm Head Southeast on… Read more »

My way & the Byway

From Itineraries Minnesota Summer Issue 2006 This itinerary is best Spring through Fall. Witness the prairie-to-forest transformation of spectacular autumn colors while traveling the Lake Country Scenic Byway in prime season — mid-September to mid-October. DAY ONE 9 – 10:30 am Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast at the Detroit Lakes hotel, then off to tour the Becker… Read more »

Crookston, Minnesota

From Itineraries Minnesota Summer Issue 2006 This itinerary works best during summer, from Memorial Day through Labor Day. 8 – 9:30 am Rise and Shine! Have breakfast at RBJ’s, known for their homemade, spreadable fruit and the wonderful flavors of their jams, jellies and syrups. 9:30 – 10:00 am A short ride east of Crookston takes… Read more »

A Great Fall Tour: Great River Road to the Great Lakes

From Itineraries Minnesota Summer Issue 2006 This itinerary works best in the Fall. Work your way upstream via the Great River Road National Scenic Byway, to the Headwaters of the Mississippi River.  Explore river towns dressed for fall with colorful foliage and deep blue waters. DAY ONE 9 – 11:30 am Depart Minneapolis via Great River Road… Read more »

Welcome To Thunder Bay, Canada!

From Itineraries MinnesotaSummer Issue 2006 This two–day sample itinerary is best from late spring to early fall. DAY ONE 9 – 12:30 pm Enjoy breathtaking vistas from Canada’s longest suspension footbridge at Eagle Canyon Adventures. Thunder Bay is in the heart of amethyst country!  Visit such area mines as Amethyst Mine Panorama or Ontario Gem… Read more »