A Minnesota Lakes Family Retreat for Over a Century!
Beginning as a hotel to host railway travelers back in 1908, the Train Bell Resort has evolved to...
Ecotourism - Resorts and Lodges in 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.
It's the Minnesota North Woods. What more is there to say? Home to some of the most exciting habitats and creatures anywhere, you're sure to find things to learn and adventures to uncover. And when you stay at Ruttger's Bay Lake Lodge, it's easy to get out there and 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.
Gunflint Lodge is located in one of the most beautiful and well preserved areas in the United States, in Minnesota's North Shore. Learn about how you can preserve this beautiful area, which included the Famous Boundary Waters, when staying at Gunflint Lodge!
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...
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!
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There's something about a Minnesota cabin vacation that just feels so... right. Perhaps it's because Minnesota is the land of 10,000 lakes. Perhaps it's because of it's unrelentingly friendly locals.... more
Minnesota and fishing. It's like ketchup and mustard, jelly and peanut butter, Hall and Oates... they just seem to go together. While summer is typically considered the fishing season, fall is full of... more