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Guest Blog: The Mesabi by Motorcycle Part I

Editor's Note: Please enjoy this guest blog by traveler, teacher and motorcycle enthusiast Phil Holbo. Phil and his wife traveled from the Twin Cities area in the spring of 2018 to experience the Mesabi Iron Range by car and motorcycle. Enjoy reading about their adventures!  When I told my niece, I was going to tour [...]

2020-10-26T16:23:10-05:00

Guest Blog: A Vistor’s Guide to the Sax-Zim Bog

Located an easy 50-minute drive northwest of Duluth, Minnesota or equally as nice 40-minute drive south of Virginia, the Sax-Zim Bog is a nationally and internationally known birdwatching location. Knowing this, the “Bog” is relatively unknown to locals and those that frequent northern Minnesota through the seasons. So what actually is the Sax-Zim Bog? [...]

2018-07-18T11:12:34-05:00

Your Next Summer Biking Itinerary on the Mesabi

Biking & Hiking in Minnesota’s Iron Range An unforgettable ride along the scenic and historic Mesabi Trail By Holly McCaughan A few years ago, my husband, Chris, and I finally invested in a couple of top-quality bikes, and we’d done quite a bit of cycling on trails near our home. We were hungry for new [...]

2021-02-02T12:33:52-06:00

Get in the snow, be in the know: Info on Nordic and snowshoe trails on the Mesabi

Here on the Mesabi Iron Range, getting outside is an essential part of getting through winter! For many, Nordic skiing or snowshoeing is the best way to find fresh air, exercise and the beauty of winter, all in one! Cross-country skiers enjoy the Nordic trails at Giants Ridge. Find groomed trails at Big Aspen, [...]

2021-02-02T12:43:52-06:00