A Haunting Road Trip Through Minnesota Ghost Towns To Take If You Dare
By Betsy Rathburn|Published January 28, 2017
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 20 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at email@example.com or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
Most of us know that there are more than a few abandoned towns in Minnesota. The Arrowhead region is full of them, remnants of the Iron Range mining boom. But Minnesota is dotted with ghost towns, from the furthest southern stretches of the state to within a few miles of the the Canadian border. Each of these towns offers not only eerie emptiness, but also insight into Minnesota’s past. This haunting road trip through eight Minnesota ghost towns will give you a first-hand look at history.