17 Stunning Photos From Minnesota That Prove Oceans Have Nothing On The Great Lakes
Minnesota is a large state with plenty to do. We have huge, thick forests that rise into high hills like Eagle Mountain or the Sawtooth Range. We have vast swaths of prairie that give way to thousands of sparkling lakes. Each of these is incredibly beautiful, but we all know that Minnesota’s crown jewel is the largest lake of them all. Lake Superior is easily comparable to the earth’s most beautiful oceans. Here are 17 stunning photos that prove it:
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What do you think? When is your favorite time to visit Lake Superior? How do the Great Lakes measure up against the ocean? Let us know in the comments below!
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] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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