Plan your trip to Minnesota
Minnesota offers travelers a wide variety of natural settings to observe during their Ecotourism getaway. While some individuals may want to explore the open waters of Lake Superior or the Lake of the Woods area, other travelers may feel more comfortable hiking through the Gunflint Trail up towards the Canadian border. Take in the beauty of the Northwoods or enjoy an afternoon gazing out over a pristine lakefront. These options and more await when you plan your Ecotourism getaway in Minnesota.
Featured Ecotourism Resorts and Lodges in Minnesota
It's the Minnesota North Woods. What more is there to say? Home to some of the most exciting habitats and creatures anyway, you're sure to find things to learn and adventures to uncover. Explore the area on nature hikes, or take an afternoon and explore by boat!
The beautiful and scenic Brainerd Lakes are is the perfect place to enjoy the simple pleasures of nature. Explore the ecological haven that numerous species of wildlife of the Great North Woods call home. It's sure to be a getaway you'll never forget.
With direct access to the Boundary Waters Canoe Area and to the White Iron Chain of Lakes, diverse and exciting natural habitats are around every corner. Whether you're looking to hike or bike, or simply take a boat out on the lake, you're sure to get lost in the beauty surrounding you. Get out and explore the pristine beauty of the Northwoods...
For travelers seeking to explore pristine landscapes and nature, staying at Dickerson's Lake Florida Resort places you near some of west-central Minnesota's most interesting and beautiful terrain. Explore the expansive Sibley State Park or see take a look at how glaciers formed the rolling topography of Glacial Lakes State Trail. Discover the...
River Point Resort & Outfitting Co. is proud of the legacy they've created over years of friendly service and professional accommodations. And part of that legacy is their commitment to enjoying and caring for the natural beauty around them. Come and experience the unparalleled atmosphere of the Minnesota North Woods at River Point Resort &...
Hop in a canoe and prepare for an exciting ecotourism day trip! Your guided adventure will take you through the unique North Woods landscape. Discover floating bogs, old growth pines, and boreal spruce stands while exploring the land with experts in bird identification and songs, forest ecology, and flowering plants!
Those who advocate the preservation of the environment are sure to be impressed with the Sherburne County Wildlife Preserve. Located just a short ways away from the Holiday Inn Minneapolis NW Elk River, it's the perfect place to spend a day exploring. The preserve boasts over 30,000 acres of pristine wetland, oak savanna, and grass lands.
Aside from exclusively spending time on the water, the area's many hiking trails offer great vistas to view the natural panorama of remoteness and beauty. Trekking through the isolated wetland areas increases your chances to spot a moose or even hear the call of a wolf. Explore the pristine, rugged wilderness of the Northwoods!
Minnesota Top List Picks
Towering pines, rolling grasslands, and pristine lakes highlight Minnesota's Northwoods. Reconnect with nature in this idyllic setting, which showcases unique wildlife wandering through the forest.... more
Located about two-and-a-half hours northwest of the Twin Cities metro, Otter Tail County is one of Minnesota's premier family vacation destinations. Home to more than 1,000 lakes and streams, or ten... more