Minnesota October 26, 2016
Here Are 19 Crazy Street Names In Minnesota That Will Leave You Baffled
By now, you’ve probably realized that Minnesota has more than a few strange place names. We’ve got towns that
out-of-towners struggle to pronounce and a whole slew of place names that have a surprising meaning. But what about unique street names? Every town has at least one baffling street name. Here are 19 of our favorite crazy street names from towns around Minnesota.
1. Castle Danger Road - Two Harbors
Is there an actual castle on it? What was the danger? Too many questions about this weird street name.
2. Limberdink Road - Kasota
Who or what this road is named after is anyone's guess.
3. Dysprosium Street - Ramsey
Not sure why a little town in Minnesota named their street after after a rare earth element, but it's probably not because it's actually
4. Traffic Street - Minneapolis
Maybe avoid this street during rush hour.
5. Oink Joint Road - Wadena
A pig farm? A barbecue restaurant? We're not quite sure what goes down on Oink Joint Road.
6. Pigs Eye Lake Road - St. Paul
It's only weird until you remember that the entire city of St. Paul used to be called Pig's Eye. Then you're just relieved we got away with just the road name.
7. Little Smokies Lane - Winona
Someone must've been hungry when they came up for the name of this road.
8. Exhibition Drive - Duluth
Here's one to drive when you want to let it all hang out.
9. Fireball Drive - Brainerd
Let's hope no actual fireballs were used in the making of this road.
10. Burning Tree Road - Duluth
Maybe avoid this one when the weather gets dry.
11. Lois Lane - Lino Lakes
12. Timberdoodle Drive - St. Cloud
We're not sure what a timberdoodle is, but it sure sounds cute.
13. Crappie Bay Road - Brainerd
Yeah, we know what you're thinking. But this road is pronounced like the fish, not that other thing.
14. Voodoo Street - Duluth
Duluth doesn't have a history of voodoo practitioners, but that didn't stop them from naming an entire street after it.
15. Sugarloaf Trail - Minneapolis
This sounds like a pretty tasty street to live on.
16. Invader Street - Duluth
Maybe think twice before you buy a house on this street.
17. Typo Creek Drive - Stacy
You might want to avoid this road if you do a lot of writing.
18. Burger Drive - Duluth
Maybe we all one day have a home on Burger Drive.
19. Rub-Of-The-Green Street - St. Cloud
Is it named after money? Foliage? No one is sure.
Does your town have any bizarre street names? Let us know!