This Little-Known Hill In Minnesota Rises High Above The Landscape For Amazing Views In Every Direction
Minnesota is not well known for its spectacular views from above. Sure, the state is home to some beautiful vantage points. For example, the state’s highest point, Eagle Mountain, offers views from 2,301 feet above sea level. Northern Minnesota’s Sawtooth Mountains, likewise, offer amazing views.
But you don’t have to go up north for an incredible view from above. In fact, one of Minnesota’s loveliest vantage points is in west-central Minnesota. Visit the little-known Inspiration Peak for amazing views in every direction. Here’s what you need to know:
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What do you think? Have you ever been to Inspiration Peak? Do you have any other favorite little-known nature areas to visit? Let us know in the comments!
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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