These 11 Minnesota Towns Have The Silliest Names But Are So Worth A Visit
People who live in the Upper Midwest have a reputation for being a little reserved. We tend to keep our innermost thoughts to ourselves, and while we are welcoming to outsiders, it takes us a while to truly become friends. But that doesn’t mean Minnesotans aren’t without a sense of humor. It is evident in some of our amusing street names and silly town names. Most of these have a backstory that explain just what the original settlers were thinking, but the silly town names still remain to this day.
What do you think? Do you know of any other silly town names in Minnesota? Let us know in the comments below!
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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 firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.