Explorer's Guide Minnesota (Explorer's 50 Hikes) (Paperback)
A comprehensive handbook to navigate the cities, lakes, and everything in between
Minnesota may be known for its lakes and small-town charm, but this updated Explorer’s Guide is here to show you all the hidden treasures of the North Star State. Consistently ranked among the most livable states, Minnesota is a mecca for diverse leisure activities and visitors of all ages. From a metropolitan arts culture to outdoor activities galore, Amy Rea gives readers a comprehensive secret weapon to traveling the Land of 10,000 Lakes.
Leading you to landmarks both urban and rural, Explorer’s Guide Minnesota will introduce readers to the pride and beauty of this Midwestern region. Stop by art museums in Minneapolis and rock out at the bar where Prince filmed his Purple Rain concert series. Or head into the wilderness for a cabin resort vacation and snowshoeing. Whether it’s the Mall of America or scenic waterfront bike tours, Minnesota has a reason for every season. Complete with vibrant photographs and detailed maps, this is the only item you need to pack for your next adventure.
About the Author
Amy C. Rea was born and raised in Minnesota and has spent (almost) her whole life there. She writes about Minnesota for the CBS website wcco.com and for her own blog, A Closer Look at Flyover Land. She spends much of her free time exploring her home state, looking for the next hidden gem. Her books include Explorer's Guide Minnesota and Backroads & Byways of Minnesota. Rea lives in Eden Prairie, MN.