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.
There’s almost 200km of cross-country ski trails within a 20-mile radius of Soudan, MN and that was all we needed to know to plan our trip.
Family-friendly events at Minnesota’s iconic state park celebrate exploring the outdoors in the winter.
Join the NorthStar Trail Travelers on their first outing of the new year.
Strap on a pair of snowshoes and blaze your own trail in a Minnesota State Park.
The Full Moon Tour lets you experience Cook County’s world class dark sky by fat bike.
As the Glacial Lakes State Trail inches toward completion, a new section just opened at Sibley State Park.
It’s dark, it’s cold, and you didn’t expect to be out here this long.
Put these rides on your calendar early and ride some of the best Minnesota and Iowa have to offer.
Temps are cool, bugs are gone and the bonfires are warm. Welcome to fall in central Minnesota.
The City of Lakes Loppet Winter Festival brings thousands to Minneapolis’ Theodore Wirth Park. 2022 marks its 20-year anniversary.
Crews have been busy and the smell of freshly turned dirt is in the air at Barsness Park.
A bike trip with a view: Skyline Parkway Scenic Byway travels the length of Duluth at the crest of the hill.
These wonderful fall hikes are all within an hour (or so) of the Twin Cities and make for a quick getaway when the weather is nice.
In the cover of darkness we snuck across the border to do some biking and fishing. Turns out we may have to do it again soon.