Minnesota is almost the perfect road trip state. Diverse landscapes, as well as architecture and a cultural heritage influenced by Native American, European, and recent emigrants from around the world provide a full range of attractions. Whether you want to drive straight through or make multiple stops along the way, there is a road trip in Minnesota for you.
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Most Scenic Road Trips in Minnesota
Minnesota may be "The Land of 10,000 Lakes", but you'll see more than bodies of water on your road trip. Learn about famous figures from Minnesota, taste some of the freshed cuisine in the country or try your luck at the casino. There are plenty of activities to enjoy along the way.
1. Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway
Legend says Minnesota's lakes came from Paul Bunyan's footsteps. So, what better way to explore the 54 miles from Pine River to Crosslake and all the towns and lakes in between? Explore Pelican Lake on a paddle boat or take in 18 holes at a championship golf course.
2. "Historic King of Trails" Highway 75
This epic byway runs from Manitoba to Mexico as it skirts along the Minnesota's western border from Hallock to Luverne. Take a break at Moorhead to visit the classically Victorian Comstock House. And you can see more than birds at the Agassiz Audubon Sanctuary in Warren.
3. Croix Scenic Byway
Rolling hills and rugged landscapes take the breath away along the drive between Point Douglas and Hastings, Wisconsin, 124 miles away. The St. Croix River Valley provides the perfect backdrop whether you want to go antiquing in Stillwater or fishing in Marine on Saint Croix.
4. Edge of the Wilderness Scenic Byway
Travel through history from Effie to Grand Rapids along this byway that was once a logging route to Chippewa National Forest. But it's not all forests and lumberjacks. Musical theater lovers will visit the Judy Garland Museum in Grand Rapids.
Best Places to Stay for Road Trips in Minnesota
Frequently Asked Questions
Road Trips in Minnesota: How much does it cost to rent a vacation rental in Minnesota?
HomeToGo has ideal rentals for Road Trips in Minnesota, with prices as low as $75 per night.
Can I find a vacation rental for a group of guests for Road Trips in Minnesota?
House rental in Minnesota typically fits 8 guests.
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The Weather in Minnesota
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