This Small Minnesota Town Is One Of The Best In The World For Outdoor Adventure

Minnesota is full of quaint small towns that offer big fun. Whether it’s canoeing or fishing or a trek through the woods, most places in this state boast at least one lake or forest to explore. But there’s one town in particular that has been called out as one of the best. It has a population of just 3,400 people, but thousands more tourists visit each year to enjoy the wilderness that surrounds it. That small town is Ely, which National Geographic has recently recognized as one of the best towns in the world for outdoor adventure. Let’s take a look at why.

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Ely is a beautiful town in Minnesota, and it provides amazing access to outdoor activities. Have you been there? What’s your favorite thing about Ely? We’d love to hear your thoughts!