Beautiful Winter Travel Destinations in MN

Gunflint trail area, MNSo much focus is placed on summer travel destinations, that many beautiful winter travel destinations in MN are often overlooked. Aside from the fact that winter travel can be hazardous and unpredictable at times, winter is a beautiful time to visit parts of Minnesota. The snow and ice provide a mesmerizing landscape in many areas of Minnesota during the winter months that can’t be experienced any other time of the year. 

Five of the #OnlyinMN destinations we recommend you consider traveling to include:

  1. Gunflint Trail, also known as Gunflint Trail Scenic Byway
  2. Lake Superior and North Shore Drive
  3. Minnehaha Falls which is part of Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis
  4. Lanesboro, MN
  5. Ice fishing around Brainerd, MN

Before you head out on the winter roads, make sure your tires are properly inflated and have plenty of tread to get you safely where you want to go.