Visit Thief River Falls 



One of the country's top birding and wildlife areas, Thief River Falls is home to a wide variety of recreation, history, and entertainment!

Located on Minnesota’s first birding trail, the "Pine to Prairie Birding Trail," Agassiz National Wildlife Refuge has over 61,500 acres of diverse plant and animal life to enjoy.

Do you enjoy golfing? Check out the Thief River Golf Club, our scenic 18 hole golf course located on the river. Also, make sure to stop at Falls Stay n' Play, our 18 hole miniature golf course! It's also home to a thrilling go-kart track.

The birthplace of Arctic Cat, Thief River Falls has access to more than 500 miles of trails in Northwestern Minnesota. Arctic Cat snowmobiles have been manufactured in Thief River Falls for over 35 years and the plant has one of the top tours in the nation!

Our area rivers provide wonderful canoeing, tubing and fishing!

The Seven Clans Indoor Waterpark & Casino is located only 7 miles from Thief River Falls. Enjoy the 40,000 sq. ft. Indoor Water Park with over 750 feet of slides, a Lazy River Ride and more!

Step back into yesterday at the Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village. Named after a local Norwegian immigrant, the village consists of 19 buildings with over 25,000 individual items on display.

The Ralph Engelstad Arena and Huck Olson Memorial Civic Center provide over 140,000 square feet for multi-sport activities and events with 3,550 theater-style seats.

End the day at one of our great accommodations. Choose from Americas Best Value Inn & Suites, AmericInn Lodge & Suites, C’mon Inn, Cedar Lodge, Custom Stay & Residence, GrandStay Hotel & Suites or Quality Inn. If you’re more the outdoorsy type, check out the Thief River Falls Tourist Park.

In Thief River Falls you can choose from an endless list of events and attractions—world-class snowmobile races, cultural festivals and professional bull riding contests. Check out our calendar of events at for a full list of reasons to Visit Thief River Falls!

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