6 Easy-Access Minnesota Waterfalls That Are Perfect For A Summer Adventure
Minnesota may be known for its more than 10,000 lakes, but our beautiful state has many other bodies of water to discover. From trickling creeks to rapid rivers to wildlife-filled marshes, you’ll find plenty of beauty in all of Minnesota’s different waterways. Many of the state’s rivers and streams lead to one of nature’s most beautiful offerings: waterfalls. All across the state, you’ll find breathtaking falls that draw visitors from miles around. While some require a hike to get to, there are many that are easy to access for just about everyone. Below, you’ll find 6 of Minnesota’s most beautiful easy-access waterfalls. They’re perfect for a summer adventure!
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Have you visited any of these waterfalls? Do you have any other favorites? Let us know! And if you’re looking for a waterfall that is a bit more challenging, check out our article about the little-known Kawishiwi Falls in Ely, Minnesota.
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected]
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