Outdoor Recreation

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|

25 Memorial Day Weekend Activities in Inver Grove Heights & the Twin Cities

You don’t need a cabin to have a great Memorial Day weekend!  We know you’re busy, so we’ve put together this easy to use list of things to do in Inver Grove Heights and the Twin Cities this coming weekend.  These ideas will help you make the most of the long […]

A Mighty Good Time on the Mighty Mississippi

The Mississippi National River and Recreation Area is a national park that stretches for 72 miles through the Twin Cities region including the stretch of river that makes up the eastern border of Inver Grove Heights (you read that correctly, the Twin Cities is home to a national park!).

There are […]

2018-06-15T10:20:04-05:00April 26th, 2017|Categories: Attractions, Outdoor Recreation, Sports & Fitness, Taste, Things to Do|

Spring Break fun in the Twin Cities and Inver Grove Heights: Make unique and affordable vacation memories with your family this spring!

Spring break doesn’t have to break the bank!  We’ve put together a list of ways to have a memorable vacation full of affordable family fun in the Twin Cities and Inver Grove Heights.

Swing Bridge Park on the Mississippi River in Inver Grove Heights.

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2018-04-06T13:56:53-05:00February 14th, 2017|Categories: Arts & Theaters, Attractions, Events, Exhibits, Outdoor Recreation, Taste, Things to Do|

Show Dad How Much You Care in Inver Grove Heights

With the end of the school year and summer activities in full swing it is easy to let Father’s Day sneak up on you, but we’re here with some ideas to save the day for the guy who does it all!

Watching the ripples on a lake with a fishing pole […]

2018-04-06T13:59:26-05:00June 16th, 2016|Categories: Outdoor Recreation, Things to Do|