Hike To See The Frozen Beauty Of The High Falls Of The Pigeon River, Minnesota’s Largest Waterfall
By now, we know that Minnesotans love waterfalls. And what’s not to love? These attractions are some of the most beautiful places in all of Minnesota. Every summer, millions flock to the state’s most popular waterfalls to take in the sight of water rushing over rocks. But the fun doesn’t have to end with the season. Each of Minnesota’s waterfalls is just as beautiful in the winter, when they become frozen works of art. If you want to take an adventure this winter, head way up to Grand Portage. Take a walk through the snowy woods, and you’ll quickly come upon Minnesota’s largest frozen waterfall. Here’s what it’ll look like:
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The High Falls of the Pigeon River is absolutely beautiful throughout the winter. While it is a long drive for most Minnesotans, it’s a truly beautiful sight that everyone should see at least once. Have you visited? For even more beautiful frozen waterfalls, take a look at our list of 10 gorgeous frozen waterfalls in Minnesota.
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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