Blog 2017-04-19T15:40:26+00:00

Welcome to our Blog page. Each week we post an article about what makes Grand Rapids, Minnesota unique. Enjoy the read!


Jan 182018

National Plan Your Vacation Day in Grand Rapids Minnesota

Thursday, Jan 18, 2018|Blog|

We have National Pancake Day, National Jump Rope Day, and many other National Days. The only one we are focussed on in Grand Rapids is National Plan Your Vacation Day on January 30th! The new year brings new opportunities to experience new things, spend time with loved ones, all while making Minnesota memories along the way. [...]

Jan 122018

Trout Ice Fishing Opens This Saturday, January 13, 2018

Friday, Jan 12, 2018|Blog, Fishing|

This week's Grand Rapids Ice Fishing Report brought to you by Tom Neustrom, professional fishing staff and guide. Tom has been inducted into the MN Fishing Hall of Fame and the Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame. The weather has been good for getting out on the ice and anglers are busy moving from lake to [...]

Jan 112018

Winter Trail Cam Contest

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018|Blog|

Grand Rapids is a winter wonderland in northern Minnesota. This year we have added a trail camera at Zorbaz on Pokegama in Grand Rapids overlooking Pokegama Lake. In Grand Rapids you will find an abundance of outdoor recreation with over 3,000 miles of trails to ride, ski and bike. From snowmobile trails, cross country ski [...]

Jan 92018

Peak Spear Fishing Season in Grand Rapids

Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018|Blog, Fishing|

We are currently in peak spearing fishing season. The MN spear fishing season continues until February 25, 2018. This article is written by Jeff Johnson, owner of Northern Drift Outfitters. Northern Minnesota offers outdoor enthusiasts countless opportunities throughout our changing seasons. In with one season and out with the old. Midwinter spearing is a special time [...]

Jan 62018

Do Winter Trails in Grand Rapids

Saturday, Jan 6, 2018|Blog|

Grand Rapids is known for their trails; trails all year round. But, in the winter, the trails are stunning. Winter time in northern Minnesota will be cool and dusted in white powder, and SO fun! Fat Tire Biking There are several single track trails available to ride Fat Tire Bikes in Grand Rapids. The Grand [...]

Jan 32018

Ice Fishing for Panfish in Grand Rapids

Wednesday, Jan 3, 2018|Blog, Fishing|

This week's Grand Rapids Ice Fishing Report brought to you by Tom Neustrom. The cold weather definitely spread its wings of late an has sealed up the lakes in and around Grand Rapids. Ice conditions vary, but for the most part there is anywhere from 9-16 inches on most lakes. Caution should always be used. [...]