May 9 2017

Make Memories in Grand Rapids This Summer

2017-06-01T22:26:18+00:00 Tuesday, May 9, 2017|Adventure, Blog, Nature|

  Grand Rapids is the destination that has something for everyone. You will find over 1,000 area lakes, over 1 million acres of public accessible forest land, and over 2,000 miles of trails. Grand Rapids also has unique shopping, dining, art/culture and history. There are many interesting area attractions as well as the oldest scenic [...]

Apr 25 2017

Spring Phenology with John Latimer

2017-05-22T12:04:53+00:00 Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017|Blog, Nature|

John Latimer is the staff Phenologist at KAXE/KBXE, Northern Community Radio. John Latimer, Phenologist, shares all about Spring Phenology in the Grand Rapids, MN area. A Flowering Juneberry Plant. In early May the woods around Grand Rapids begin to light up with new flowers. The aspens will have just sprouted their [...]

Feb 11 2013

Ice Fishing Oz

2017-04-19T15:40:48+00:00 Monday, Feb 11, 2013|Adventure, Blog, Fishing, Nature|

Megan Christianson with Visit Grand Rapids takes you to Oz's Wonderland of Fishing. Grand Rapids is home to many exciting indoor and outdoor recreation activities, and is well-known for all seasons fishing--on the ice and the open water--for multiple species of fish. Grand Rapids, Minnesota, offers some of the best multi-species ice fishing action in [...]

Dec 12 2012

Winter In Minnesota – Cross Country Skiing

2017-04-19T15:40:49+00:00 Wednesday, Dec 12, 2012|Adventure, Blog, Events & Attractions, Nature, Winter|

Cross country skiing in Minnesota’s nature is Grand.  Come experience the brilliant white wonderland in northern Minnesota.  Grand Rapids, MN has 212K, 19 groomed trails to explore, and a thousand lakes to Nordic ski around.   For those wishing to enjoy winter’s solitude through Nordic skiing, the Grand Rapids area offer a variety of terrain for [...]

Sep 24 2012

Fall Color…It’s in Minnesota’s Nature

2017-04-19T15:40:49+00:00 Monday, Sep 24, 2012|Blog, Nature, News|

The winds of change that are happening in the Grand Rapids, MN area are upon us.  As we move into the official fall season here in Minnesota’s nature, we want to celebrate what mother nature has blest us with.  Here in Grand Rapids we have a lot of natural amenities that surround us every day.  [...]

Jul 30 2012

Inspiration For The Arts

2017-04-19T15:40:49+00:00 Monday, Jul 30, 2012|Blog, Community, Nature|

Grand Rapids natural setting creates an inspired spirit for you to experience. Come discover the many exhibits and performances, both indoors and out. Artists, such as Painter Jim Kasper, draw inspiration from the beautiful natural settings of Grand Rapids. […]