These 11 Charming Waterfront Towns In Minnesota Are Perfect For A Day Trip

In the heat of summer, we Minnesotans know that the best place to cool off – and soak in some rays – is near water. Lucky for us, there are many waterfront towns that offer ample opportunity for lakeside – or riverside – relaxation. Here are 11 of our favorites:

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Which of these towns is your favorite? Do you know of any other great waterfront towns? Feel free to share!

If you’re looking for other amazing day trips in Minnesota, check out our list of 11 of the very best day trips in Minnesota.