Itineraries Inspired by My North

Plan your next Minnesota adventure inspired by notable residents:

Split Rock Lighthouse at dusk. Photo by Jacob Richards.   Snowmobiling on North Shore Trail

Explore The North,
inspired by Our North

 

State Trail Snowmobiling,
inspired by Levi LaVallee

     
Great River Road Scenic Byway 300x200   Sip these Instagram-worthy lattes at Cafe Astoria in St. Paul

Minnesota Nice Drives,
inspired by Dan Buettner

 

Third Wave Coffee Itinerary,
inspired by Dudley Riggs

     
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Winter's Wonderful Adventures,
inspired by Will Steger

 

Hunting Itinerary,
inspired by Bud Grant

     
Winter Kiteboarding on Lake Mille Lacs   Naniboujou Lodge Dining Room

Snow Itinerary,
inspired by Halima Aden

 

Winter Resorts,
inspired by Michele Tafoya

     
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Ski The Pros,
inspired by Lindsey Vonn

 

Go Snowmobiling,
inspired by Chad Greenway

     
Hullrust Mine in Hibbing   Paisley Park Chanhassen Prince

Poet's Places,
inspired by ​Dessa

 

See Sound,
inspired by Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

 

     
Curling in Grand Rapids   Lutsen Ski Area

Canadian Things in Minnesota,
inspired by Lou Nanne

 

Ski MN Steeps,
inspired by Kaylin Richardson

     
Green Lake Spicer Sunset   Split Rock Lighthouse at dusk. Photo by Jacob Richards.

Family Traditions by the Lake,
inspired by Brock and Chase Jurgensen

 

Nature in your Lens,
inspired by Jim Brandenburg

 

     
Musician performing at the Dakota Jazz Club   Minnesota United at TCF Bank Stadium 1200x800
 

The Jazz Cities,
inspired by Chan Poling

 

Local Kids Done Good,
inspired by Manny Lagos

     
Stillwater Midtown Antique Mall by Alma Guzman   Guthrie-Theater with bike

Antiquing Towns,
inspired by Nate Berkus

 

Historic Stages,
inspired by Lou and Sarah Bellamy

     
  Disc Golfing at Brying Lake Regional Park in Eden Prairie

Book Towns,
inspired by Marlon James

 

Disc Golf,
inspired by Andrew Zimmern

     
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A DENOMIE PAINTING’S HUNG THERE,
inspired by Jim Denomie

 

Golf!,
inspired by Tom Lehman

     
Chanhassen Dinner Theatre   Fort Snelling

Dinner Theaters,
inspired by Steve Zahn

 

Go Back to the Future,
inspired by Lea Thompson

     
Paul and Babe in Bemidji 300x200   Schells brewery tour

Lake Bemidji Boogie,
inspired by Lindsay Whalen

 

Company Towns,
inspired by Garrett Hedlund

     
First Avenue at Night thumbnail   Hikers on the Gunflint Trail

Minneapolis Rock City,
inspired by Polica

 

The Gunflint 60 Itinerary,
inspired by Har Mar Superstar

     

Corn Cakes with Lamb by Restaurant Alma THUMBNAIL, photo by Caitlin Abrams

 

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Eat The James Beard Awards,
inspired by Amy Thielen

 

Get Lost In The Woods,
inspired by Craig Minowa

     
Bent Paddle Brewing Flight Small   Mesabi Trail Fam Tour

Do Duluth,
inspired by Low

 

Bike Byways,
inspired by Paul Molitor

     
 

Town Ball Treks,
inspired by Kylie Bunbury

 

Pristine River Paddles,
inspired by Ann Bancroft

     
 
 

Not-So Obvious Minnesota Bests,
inspired by Louie Anderson

 

Hockey Pilgrimages,
inspired by Zach Parise

     
 

Whimsy in Greater Minnesota,
inspired by Nora McInerny

 

Ski Minnesota,
inspired by Gavin Kaysen

     
International Wolf Center   Little Falls Great River Road 300x200

Wander For Wolves,
inspired by Tyus Jones

 

Gopher Roots Routes,
inspired by P.J. Fleck

     
Hermann Heights Monument   Maple syrup tapping Leech Lake area

Do New Ulm,
inspired by Ted Marti

 

Tree Treks,
inspired by Alan Page

     
Storefront and Mural in Finland Minnesota   eagle_center0172-national-eagle-center-in-wabasha_600x402.jpg

Go To Finland...Minnesota,
inspired by Mikko Koivu

 

Highway 61 Revisited,
inspired by Osmo Vänskä

     
Murray's Steakhouse SMALL   Guthrie-Theater with bike

Great Steaks,
inspired by Alec Soth

 

Iconic Architecture,
inspired by Genevieve Gorder

     
dinosaur at the science museum of minnesota 1420348 lisa wiley.jpg   Red Barn Farm
 

Kidcities,
inspired by Dean Holt & Reed Sigmund

 

Farm Forays,
inspired by Kieran Folliard

     
Boats docked at Chase on the Lake    

Wheel Up To Walker,
inspired by Poppy Harlow