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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inspired by Jim Denomie


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

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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

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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