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!


Nov 72017

Mt Itasca, the Winter Playground

Tuesday, Nov 7, 2017|Blog|

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 [...]

Nov 12017

Good Luck Hunters – Safety Tips

Wednesday, Nov 1, 2017|Blog|

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, [...]

Oct 302017

Top 6 Things To Do in The Winter in Grand Rapids!

Monday, Oct 30, 2017|Blog, Winter|

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 [...]

Oct 272017

Winterize Tips for Fishermen

Friday, Oct 27, 2017|Blog|

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 [...]

Oct 242017

Upcoming Events at Forest History Center

Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017|Blog|

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 [...]

Oct 172017

Head North Deer Opener Weekend For More Than Hunting

Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017|Blog|

The first weekend of November (better known as the MN Deer Opener - rifle season) is a GREAT weekend to Head North to Grand Rapids for much more than just hunting! But, if you are a Deer Hunter, we have that too! MN Governor's Deer Opener Grand Rapids is the city host of this year's [...]