Here in Minnesota, much of the action is centered in the Twin Cities. Many of the state’s most famous restaurants, largest museums, and most populous towns are centered around Minneapolis and St. Paul. But there are some Minnesota superlatives that are far away from the metro area. For example, the most impressive bridge in Minnesota is 200 miles north of the Twin Cities. The Virginia High Bridge is the tallest bridge in Minnesota. This impressive span is found in the small town of Virginia, on Minnesota’s Iron Range. Here’s what you need to know:

Have you ever visited the Virginia High Bridge? What are your other favorite places in Minnesota’s Iron Range region? One of ours is the view over Minnesota’s Grand Canyon of the North. Let us know your favorites in the comments!

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