The Minnesota Miles Blog
When we roam the state we come across so many things that make Minnesota special. Awesome trails, cool people and great places are what makes us grab the bike, the skis, the paddles or the boots and head outdoors. Read about it here.
Reap your reward for all of the hard work you do on the bike and treat yourself to a post-ride, barley-based electrolyte drink. Here’s some of our recommendations.
“I hate riding my bike” said no one ever. We’ve custom-curated a list of our top picks for the 2021 bike ride season. Have a look!
Think waterfalls in Minnesota and the most famous ones come to mind easily: Minnehaha Falls, the double drop of Minneopa Creek, perhaps even the hidden falls at Nerstrand Big Woods State Park.
The Lake Wobegon and Central Lakes Trail system is known for being a destination for walkers, bikers, runners and inline skaters, but the long, flat trail is beginning to gain the attention of endurance skateboarders.
The Root River Trail Towns group was founded in 1988 to promote Minnesota’s famous Root River/Harmony-Preston Valley State Trail. The community of Chatfield is the latest member of this trail alliance.
Blogger Alyson Levig takes us on a trip to River Bend Nature Center in Faribault
A Valentine’s Day getaway has us exploring the trails at this popular southern Minnesota state park.
This central Minnesota trail system packs a lot of hiking, biking and skiing into one 200-acre park.
It was time to recharge the batteries with a hike on a sunny winter day.
A spontaneous trip to southwestern Minnesota gives our snowshoes a workout.
200km of groomed ski trails in the Grand Rapids area offer something for everyone.
The Matthew Lourey State Trail provides a wilderness-like experience for fat bike winter camping.
Writer Tonja Sahaydak spent Christmas with the family in a Cuyuna yurt and went dashing through the snow.
Guest blogger Alyson Eversman explores this southern Minnesota gem of a state park.