This Mouthwatering Ice Cream Trail In Minneapolis-Saint Paul Is All You’ve Ever Dreamed Of And More

Minnesota summers can be brutally hot and humid. In Minneapolis, we often flock to air conditioned buildings like the Minneapolis Institute of Art or to the lakes. Every great Minneapolis summer adventure either needs to start or end with ice cream at one of our amazing ice cream shops in the area. What if you could turn your Minneapolis-Saint Paul adventure into one entirely of ice cream? Our ice cream trail starts in Saint Paul and meanders into Minneapolis; it’s everything you’ve dreamed of and more.

Take a peek at our map here to follow the ice cream trail.

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:

We recognize it might not be fully practical to visit all six of these ice cream shops in one trip, but if you manage it you should know you’re a real hero. Let us know if you have a favorite ice cream spot in Minneapolis and Saint Paul and why. We’re always looking for new flavors to try!

If you’re ready to expand your ice cream horizons to the suburbs of Minneapolis, read The Tiny Shop In Minnesota That Serves Homemade Ice Cream That Is To Die For.