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May 22 2019

Grand Rapids Fishing Report 5-22-19

2019-05-22T16:23:12+00:00Wednesday, May 22, 2019|Blog, Fishing|

Mia Forbes with a nice 4 lb 3/4 ounce catch and release bass from Itasca area lake. Thanks to Thousand Lakes Sporting Goods for sharing the picture. This week's Grand Rapids Fishing Report by Tom Neustrom, owner of MN Fishing Connections professional guide service.  Tom has been inducted into the MN Fishing Hall [...]

May 16 2019

Best Scenic Motorcycle Rides of Northern Minnesota

2019-05-16T21:35:49+00:00Thursday, May 16, 2019|Blog|

What makes a great scenic motorcycle ride? In our opinion, some are better than other's. Any day that you can ride is a good day - much better than a day in the office indoors.  Grand Rapids, Minnesota is perfectly positioned among some of the most scenic up north motorcycle ride destinations. Of course, we [...]

May 15 2019

Grand Rapids Fishing Report 5-14-19

2019-05-15T08:03:35+00:00Wednesday, May 15, 2019|Blog, Fishing|

Grant Prokop, owner Thousand Lakes Sporting Goods, and his sister, Britt Prokop found walleyes on 2019 MN Fishing Opener on an Itasca County Lake. Tom Neustrom This week's Grand Rapids Fishing Report brought to you by Tom Neustrom, owner of professional fishing guide service: MN Fishing Connections.  The 2019 Fishing Opener [...]

May 9 2019

Enhance Your Meeting at Sugar Lake Lodge Leadership Center

2019-05-09T20:16:31+00:00Thursday, May 9, 2019|Blog|

The Secret Ingredient Sugar Lake Lodge has been the host site of the Blandin Community Leadership Program (BCLP) for 25 years. This is a weeklong retreat of 24 participants, offered 10 times per year to individual rural Minnesota communities. A former Blandin Foundation President often refers to Sugar Lake Lodge as the secret sauce of their program. The “secret [...]

May 7 2019

2019 Minnesota Opening Fishing Report Grand Rapids

2019-05-07T13:47:55+00:00Tuesday, May 7, 2019|Blog, Fishing|

  The 2019 Fishing Opener is now just days away, and Grand Rapids is ready to have you come fish! This week's Grand Rapids, Minnesota Fishing Opener Report brought to you by Tom Neustrom, owner of professional fishing guide service: MN Fishing Connections. This year select Grand Rapids, Minnesota for your Fishing Trip Destination! Watch [...]

May 2 2019

Top 10 Things To Do This Summer in Grand Rapids

2019-05-02T17:30:41+00:00Thursday, May 2, 2019|Blog|

Heading Up North in the summer is the thing to do this summer, and Grand Rapids, Minnesota is the perfect place to come together with friends and family to make memories. There is probably more to do than you realize. The choice is yours to take in all the sights, sounds and things to do; [...]

May 1 2019

Before MN Opening Fishing Come Fish For Panfish in Grand Rapids

2019-05-01T18:06:56+00:00Wednesday, May 1, 2019|Blog, Fishing|

You can fish before the Minnesota Fishing Opener (walleye and northerns) for panfish in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. This week's fishing report brought to you by Tom Neustrom, professional fishing guide and owner of MN Fishing Connections guide service. The Grand Rapids area offers many early season panfish opportunities when the ice goes off the area [...]

Apr 25 2019

Celebrating Earth Month in Grand Rapids at Old Central School

2019-04-26T16:28:03+00:00Thursday, Apr 25, 2019|Blog|

Old Central School will be hosting Earth Month for the First Friday Art Walk on Friday, May 3, 2019. Ashley Brubaker, building manager and owner of True North Salon & Spa has been creating events that partner with local businesses and organizations to bring people back to the school.  Ashley Brubaker, Old Central School [...]

Apr 22 2019

Getting Ready for MN Fishing Opener

2019-04-22T15:50:44+00:00Monday, Apr 22, 2019|Blog, Fishing|

  Let the Games Begin! The clock is ticking on the 2019 Fishing opener and getting ready for the season is an important ritual. Most anglers don’t realize it makes good sense to get your boat, motor, batteries, tackle, ready before the May 11 th Minnesota Fishing Opener. Time and time again I have watched fisherman [...]