Perfect Peace And Quiet Await Visitors To Minnesota’s Snow-Covered Itasca State Park This Winter
Have you ever been to Itasca State Park? This northern Minnesota park is home to the headwaters of the Mississippi River, making it a popular place to go for those who would like to take part in the tradition of walking across the river. The park is especially popular in the summer months thanks to its hiking trails, campsites, fire tower, and other wonderful attractions. But Itasca State Park is a wonderful place to visit in the winter, too. Under a blanket of snow, perfect peace and quiet descend upon the park. It’s an excellent place to get away from it all. Here’s what you’ll find when you get there:
Have you ever visited Itasca State Park in the winter? Do you have any other favorite state parks? Let us know in the comments! And for some of our favorite snow-covered parks, check out our past articles about the snowy hikes you can do at Flandrau and Banning State Parks.
Address: Itasca State Park, 36750 Main Park Drive, Park Rapids, MN 56470, USA
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.