Canoeing offers one of the best ways to explore Northern Minnesota. The whole family can really get involved with the adventure of canoeing on the world-famous Minnesotan lakes and take in the unique surroundings. Northern Minnesota is home to some of America’s canoe destinations and excursions, including the Wilderness Inquiry Boundary Waters guided trips.
You can enjoy more than 300 miles of the scenic trail line above Lake Superior. There are trailhead parking lots dotted along the trail (approximately every 5-10 miles) which means you can enjoy day hikes and backpacking adventures. This is a great way for all the family to get involved and have some fun.
In the cultural city of Duluth, you can have an adventure in the sky with an unforgettable flight over the unbeatable panoramic views of the famous Twin Ports landmarks and the popular Canal Park. You can also enjoy the views of picturesque Split Rock Lighthouse which will make for some fantastic vacation memories.
Northern Minnesota offers adventure activities for serious thrill-seeking travelers. You can find 35ft high aerial adventure courses that will have you harnessed and tackling obstacles with a 370ft zip line ride at the end of the course. Activity courses can be as challenging as you like as there are basic, adventurous, and extreme course packages available for you to pick from. This is a must do for all adventure lovers in Northern Minnesota.
This activity is a great opportunity to take advantage of the cold Minnesotan weather and have fun with it. Explore Northern Minnesota with its frozen lakes and enchanted forests with this winter dog sledding experience. You can go for day trips with your own team of winter dogs or stay overnight either camping out or in comfortable cabins. Some of the packages are for the more experienced adventurers, but there is something for people of all capabilities to enjoy.