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Plan Your Vacation Days Now

On January 30, 2018, it is National Plan Your Vacation Day, and we want to give you some tips on how you can start planning to take those vacation days in Minnesota. Grand Rapids, Minnesota is a perfect place to come to enjoy  beautiful outdoors, come together with family and friends, create lasting memories, and enjoy good food, unique shopping, and entertainment as well.

Make Vacation Memories

Grand Rapids is a destination in northern Minnesota where you can make lots of memories being together with friends and family. You will find an abundance of outdoor recreation on our 1,007 lakes, 1 million acres of public forest land, 3,000 miles of trails, executive level golf courses, and hundreds of miles of roads to ride, there is something for everyone and every age. Being together in Minnesota’s nature cannot be beat. This is a GREAT place to un-tap from everyday responsibilities and explore in nature.  Nature has a way of de-stressing your life from the moment you enter it. Come together in Grand Rapids.

Things To Do & See

Grand Rapids, Minnesota  has small town charm that offers people amenities of a much larger community. We think that you will be surprised at how much there is to do and see in our small communities surrounding Grand Rapids. We have historic and educational attraction sites like the Forest History Center, Hill Annex Mine, Judy Garland Museum and Children’s Discovery Museum and Itasca Co Historical Society. We also have wonderful art and cultural experiences offered through MacRostie Art Center, Grand Rapids Arts, Reif Center; as well as a public art walk to view our beautiful public art throughout the community. We also have a night life in Grand Rapids where you can take in live music at a variety of restaurants and civic establishments. You can take in a drive up the oldest Scenic Byway in the State (Edge of the Wilderness) to take in free naturalist programs, hike the Lost Forty and stop to view over 100 area lakes with stunning views along the way.

Lodging in Minnesota’s Nature

The Grand Rapids, MN area has a wide variety of lodging options. You will find conveniently located Hotels/Motels, a quaint Bed & Breakfast, Minnesota Family Resorts, Lake Home Rentals, and Campgrounds. All of our properties are located with nature surrounding them.

Did we get your interest? If so, click below to request a Grand Rapids Visitor Guide today to start planning your 2018 vacation!

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