Blaze Your TrailReady to Blaze Your Own Trail?Answer the questions below to embark on your journey.Your trail will lead you to the perfect way to enjoy Grand Rapids! 1.Let’s get ready to blaze your trail! How do you prepare? Make a list of the best photo ops along the way!I’ll need all my best hiking gear!Grab my favorite book and a pair of binoculars.I’ve got my trusty walking stick and a sense of adventure!2.You’re ready to go. What time do you head out on the trail? Let’s wait ’til dark so we can do some stargazing!As soon as we finish our pre-hike brunch!Around dusk, so I can catch the spring sunset.First thing in the morning to make the most of the day!3.You head out on your journey. After a mile or two, you notice a small bubbling brook a short ways off the trail. What do you do? Sounds like a perfect chance for our own polar plunge challenge!Take some photographs of the picturesque spring scene.Sit back, relax, and enjoy the calming sounds of running water.If we approach quietly, we might see some deer taking a drink!4.You continue your hike along the trail. Soon, you come across a small clearing. What do you do? Lay out a blanket and crack open the cooler!Unpack my picnic. Time for a wine and cheese break!Take a few moments to take in the beauty of Minnesota’s nature.Let me try some bird calls I’ve been practicing!5.After the clearing, you reach a fork in the road. You can take a shortcut back to town, take the scenic route through the woods, or meander along the Mississippi riverbank. What do you choose? Let’s head back to town and catch a show!We better head back, I have dinner reservations!A stroll along the river sounds perfect. Maybe we’ll find a nice spot to rest along the way.I’ll take the scenic route. We can blaze our own trail!6.Finally, you’re making your way back to town. What’s the plan for dinner? Let’s stop by UnWined Up North, then grab some sushi at 17th Street Grill.Check out Klockow Brewing Co., or enjoy a meal at Rapids Brewing Co. – or both!Grab a bowl at Bixby’s or a nice lakeside dinner at the Pickled Loon Saloon.I’m ready for a rack of ribs at Forest Lake Restaurant!7.Where do you plan to spend the night? A hip bed & breakfast.A convenient hotel or motel near town.A lake home with a fantastic view.A classic northwoods resort.