13 Enchanting Spots In Minnesota You Never Knew Existed

There is so much beautiful land in Minnesota, it’s nearly impossible to explore it all. But there are some places you just can’t miss. Places where you’ll find yourself completely surrounded by serene wilderness, and you won’t find another soul for miles. Places that nobody else seems to know about, or appreciate.

Some of the best places in Minnesota are gardens and natural areas. Between the state’s Scientific & Natural Areas and Wildlife Management Areas alone on any given day we have miles and miles of empty land just waiting to be explored. Here are some of those miles that you should definitely visit!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Whether you’re exploring the remote wilderness or visiting your favorite local park, you’ll never feel as peaceful as you do in Minnesota nature. But there really is nothing better than having an enchanting spot to enjoy that nobody else has heard of! Where is your favorite secluded spot in MN nature?