Outdoor Recreation

IGH Sports & Outdoor Activities

By Stacy Brooks

Whether you’re interested in watching a professional game or participating in outdoor activities, Inver Grove Heights is a great base for sports fans.  Catch a baseball game, play a round of golf, take a bike ride, watch the country’s longest running professional football […]

2019-04-01T10:23:30-05:00April 1st, 2019|Categories: Attractions, Events, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness, Things to Do|

Spring Break Fun in Inver Grove Heights and the Twin Cities

By Stacy Brooks

Looking for some fun activities to keep your kids (or yourself!) occupied over spring break? Inver Grove Heights and the Twin Cities have plenty of options to stay busy indoors and out.  Whether you want to indulge your green thumb with a gardening class, […]

Festive Holiday Lights Displays in the Twin Cities

By Stacy Brooks

No matter how chilly the temperature gets, these festive lights displays in the Twin Cities will warm your heart this holiday season.  From right here in Inver Grove Heights to the historic mansions of Summit Avenue, as well as walk-through displays at the Minnesota […]

2018-12-04T14:21:11-05:00December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Things to Do|

Embrace the North in the Twin Cities

By Stacy Brooks

When winter lasts as long as it does in Minnesota, there’s only one thing to do—embrace the north!  Whether you want to take advantage of the snowdrifts or hit the rink, there are plenty of winter activities in Inver Grove Heights and throughout the […]

2018-11-29T13:44:45-05:00November 28th, 2018|Categories: Arts & Theaters, Outdoor Recreation, Things to Do|

Fantastic Fall Fun

 

Cool crisp weather, the changing palatte of colors on the trees and the emergence of pumpkin themed décor are all sure signs that it is time to celebrate the arrival of autumn.  The beautiful scenery and a wide variety of entertaining experiences make fall a great time of year to […]

2018-08-31T16:10:40-05:00August 26th, 2018|Categories: Attractions, Events, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness, Stay, Things to Do|

3 Great Places to Dine Outside in Inver Grove Heights

By Stacy Brooks

  1. Mississippi Pub

Located at River Heights Marina, Mississippi Pub boasts panoramic views of the Mississippi River as well as courtesy docking for hungry boaters.  There are two outdoor seating areas plus an all-glass indoor enclosure.

Lunch and dinner is served daily, with […]

2018-07-09T14:27:31-05:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Taste, Things to Do|

18 Ways to Live Your Best Life in Summer of ’18

We’ve put together a list of 18 events and activities in Inver Grove Heights and the Twin Cities to make the summer of ’18 your best summer yet.  Full disclosure: Inver Grove Heights and the Twin Cites region have WAY more than 18 attractions, experiences and events to live your […]

6 Winter Adventures in Inver Grove Heights & the Twin Cities

Don’t use winter as an excuse to spend your time cooped up indoors when you’re visiting the #BoldNorth! There are plenty of adventures around Inver Grove Heights and the Twin Cities to make the most of a Minnesota winter.

All you need is a few extra layers of clothes and the colder temps […]

2018-04-06T13:52:29-05:00January 19th, 2018|Categories: Events, Outdoor Recreation, Things to Do|

Best Spots for Fall Color in Inver Grove Heights

1) The Mississippi River Trail: With beautiful views of the river and connections to local trails and parks along the way, you bike or hike your way through colorful fall foliage.  Be sure to check out Swing Bridge Park unique river overlook for some panoramic picture opportunities.

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2018-04-06T13:53:27-05:00October 6th, 2017|Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Things to Do|