Here Is The Most Remote, Isolated Spot Close To Minneapolis And It’s Positively Breathtaking
Here in the Twin Cities, we are privy to some of the prettiest spots in Minnesota. From Minnehaha Falls to Fort Snelling, the Mississippi River to Theodore Wirth Regional Park, the Twin Cities are brimming with wonderful things to see and do. But one downside to each of those things? They’re so great that they attract huge crowds. Luckily, there are great places to go throughout Minneapolis – and the entirety of the Twin Cities – that are a little more quiet. Just across the river in St. Paul, one of the most isolated spots is also one of the most beautiful.
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Have you been to Shadow Falls? What did you think? If you live in Minneapolis, where is your favorite isolated spot to get away from the city? Share your thoughts in the comments below.
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]