A Summer of Exploring...

If you're looking to take a last-minute summer road trip, look no further. Grand Rapids is filled with art, history, hiking, biking and ATV trails. Oh, did we mention over 1,000 lakes? Make memories Up North this summer in Grand Rapids. Preview things to do, places to stay and read articles about the uniqueness of Grand Rapids by clicking the Visitor Guide button. 

Explore Downtown


Downtown has unique shops, two great breweries and a wine bar. Not to mention murals and sculptures to celebrate the history and heritage of Grand Rapids. 


Find Adventure at Tioga Recreation Area


Bike 25 miles of trails around the crystal blue mine pit. After take a dip in the water, paddle or fish. 


Hike Trails

1.6 million acres to explore, the Chippewa is a celebration of seasons, cultures & the environment.

Summer Events

Events are back on in Grand Rapids, MN.  Now introducing a new music festival! Head to our calendar page to see events happening in Itasca County! 


Book a Resort Up North


Lay out in the sun or enjoy a day of water sports. Reconnect  with family and create memories that will last a lifetime. 


Stay Downtown in an Airbnb


Grand Rapids has a wine bar, brewery, art and historic sights, shopping and so much more right downtown. Explore the uniqueness of Grand Rapids downtown.


Cozy Hotel Rooms


Stay in town at one of our clean and convenient hotels or motels. Enjoy the lake during the day and the pool at night! 

Fall is right around the corner...

Fall is just a few short weeks away. Grand Rapids is known for the scenic drives, fall colors and all the outdoor recreation during fall. Up North during fall is the perfect place to relax and reconnect with family, friends, and nature.  Book now while cabins and hotel rooms are still available.