Welcome to our Blog page. Each week we post an article about what makes Grand Rapids, Minnesota unique. Enjoy the read!
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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; [...]
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 [...]