Minnesota Has A Lost Town Most People Don’t Know About
When most people think of Minnesota cities or towns, they picture the Twin Cities or Duluth. But there are many places in the Land of 10,000 Lakes that are well worth visiting – and even a few lost towns that most people don’t know about. These towns may have faded away – they may have even disappeared from maps – but they are still worth remembering. One of our favorite lost towns in Minnesota is a tiny community called Dorothy. Check it out:
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This wide place in the road may be almost forgotten, but it still lives in the memory of many Minnesotans. For even more abandoned or lost towns in Minnesota, check out our road trip through 9 Minnesota ghost towns.
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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