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A Minnesota true north adventure for family and group fun

With the promise of vaccines and a chance of normalcy in our near future, I would like to share a Minnesota true north adventure perfect for the whole family. A remote bike or hike camping experience, 10 miles from the Canadian border, perfect for an off-the-grid true north adventure. That takes you and your group into the vast Beltrami Island State Forest near Roseau, MN.

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Social distancing tips to stay healthy during the COVID-19 outbreak

People ask, is it safe to go for a bicycle ride, a walk, or commute by bike to work during the coronavirus pandemic? The answer is yes! It's safe if you follow the recommended guidelines. Now with gyms, health clubs, and schools all struggling to stay open, health officials continue to recommend the practice of wearing a mask and social distancing to meet safety guidelines.  Cycling is a healthy means of staying active and is still advised. There is no reason to stop if you feel well. Just use some precautions. So take a break from the uncertainty of the news. Get out there and learn some new social-distancing habits using the helpful tips below and have some fun staying healthy.

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Explore Twin Cities Gateway in six different ways or more

Finding a birding spot in the Twin Cities Gateway is always easy along the many trails.

With nine communities and the Nation Sports Center located in the Twin Cities Gateway Area you will find many fun events and activities suited for visitors and their families. While visiting there are many ways to enjoy your stay in this north Twin City Metro Area of Minnesota, here a several favorite thing to do.

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Kid’s mountain bikes: tips and tricks to get them on the trail

I love riding my Mountain bike and want to share that passion with my boys. I am dedicating weekends to kid's mountain bikes, to teach them to love the sport too. The sense of freedom and excitement it gives me has been amazing to experience through their eyes. Here are a few tips I’ve learned along the way.

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Explore Waconia and discover all its many lakeside attractions

Waconia is a family friendly bike destination a few minutes west of Minneapolis.

With small town charm and uptown pizzazz the city of Waconia, is a fun lakeside community just west of the Twin Cites, bike friendly and ready for you to explore. Nestled along the southern shores of Lake Waconia, in Carver County, the area boasts many year round activities including; sailing, boating, fishing, water skiing and swimming, just to name a few other recreational opportunities when not touring around on your bicycle, while visiting.

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Fun biking, skiing or walking on water with these ice safety tips

Visually keep an eye out hazards that may be developing in the ice.

For many not familiar with the bold north, biking or walking on water is a fun winter tradition when incorporating a few ice safety tips into the adventure. Here in the upper Midwest, Mother Nature’s annual temperature swings make it easy to safely the frozen bodies of water. From mid to late December through  February, riding a bike across a body of frozen water is a regular occurrence. This year, ice is already forming, and the fun may begin sooner and extend the season of outdoor fun.

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Has the idea of using an electric bike, called an e-bike, piqued your interest? If check out the E-bike Challenge Guide as a primer for show..