Welcome to our Blog page. Each week we post an article about what makes Grand Rapids, Minnesota unique. Enjoy the read!
The Grand Rapids Downtown Business Association is hosting the third annual WinterGlo Festival the first weekend in December. This is a three-day festival with over 20 family friendly events, and many of them are free. Come enjoy an old fashioned winter and holiday celebration by kicking off the holiday and winter season in Grand Rapids, [...]
Did you know that there is a winter recreation facility downhill skiing, snowboarding, ski jumping and snowtubing. Head North this winter for an abundance of outdoor fun! Mt Itasca is an outdoor attraction that you will want to consider on your "To Do" list this winter. Mt Itasca is located only 10 minutes east of [...]
Tom Neustrom shares his fishing and hunting safety tips. Winter has arrived with a thump much earlier than normal. The open water season has come to an abrupt end and hopefully everyone got their gear ready and put away for the season. It will still be awhile before there is any safe ice to fish, [...]
Lamenting the swan song of fall when the leaves have dropped and the trees are bare? Waiting for snow to arrive so you can play in the beautiful white stuff? Sometimes it seems that there’s no way to play in the woods during the shoulder season, that funny time when the leaves are down but [...]
We are now into the late season, open water fishing in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. This week's fishing tips brought to you by Tom Neustrom, owner of MN Fishing Connections Guide Service. The tables are about to turn and Mother Nature is on the verge of throwing a curve at us. Cooler weather is on our [...]
Grand Rapids is a perfect family drive destination to come for things to do and see in the fall and winter. The Forest History Center is an environmental and historic learning center that has year round, monthly events. Check out their upcoming fall and winter events: Ghost Stories, Lumberjack Life and Holiday Fireworks – Forest [...]