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The 13 Best Places In Minnesota To Go On An Unforgettable Picnic

One of the best ways to enjoy the limited warm weather months we see in Minnesota is to head outdoors for a meal or two. Sometimes it’s enough to sit in the backyard or walk to the nearest park but on the days when you’re craving not only food but breathtaking Minnesota scenery to go with it, then you’ll want to check out these epic picnic spots.

Picnics are fun for any group at any age, so pack up your basket and go take advantage of the summer because come that frigid Minnesota winter, you’ll be sorry you missed out on these sunny summer meals.

Jo Magliocco
Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!