The Day Trip Of A Lifetime You Can Only Take From Minneapolis-Saint Paul

There are only a million things to do in Minneapolis-Saint Paul; the Twin Cities are full of activities and entertainment that anyone can enjoy. However, in true Minnesota fashion, every once and a while Minneapolis and Saint Paul residents must take a break from the bustle of city life and head up north, even if just for a day. If you’re willing to drive for two hours or so, Carlos Creek Winery in Alexandria is a day trip of a lifetime from Minneapolis-Saint Paul.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Alexandria might seem far away but is definitely doable for a day trip, or a weekend getaway. There’s no other winery quite like this one. Carlos Creek Winery is located at 6693 County Road 34 NW, Alexandria, MN 56308.

Of course, we know there are plenty of incredible day trips from The Twin Cities. When you need to get away for a day, where do you like to go? Let us know in the comments below.

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