We Bet You Didn’t Know That Minnesota Was Home To One Of The Only Exclaves In The United States
Anyone who’s ever been to Minnesota can agree that it is absolutely beautiful. Geological wonders pepper every region of the state, from the magnetic rock up north to the giant boulders in the southwest to the oldest rocks on Earth in south-central Minnesota. But aside from geological wonders, Minnesota also has geographic wonders. In fact, northern Minnesota is home to a geographic wonder that has raised questions for many. It’s an exclave known as the Northwest Angle, and it’s one of the only places of its kind in the United States. Read on below to learn more about this strange spot.
Have you ever heard of the Northwest Angle? What other unique spots in Minnesota – geographic, geologic, or otherwise – do you know of? Let us know in the comments, or by filling out our nomination form.
Address: Angle Inlet, MN 56711, USA
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Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 20 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at email@example.com or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.