Minnesota, the “land of 10,000 Lakes” also contains a variety of forests, parks and remote wilderness areas that makes it filled with plenty of opportunity for outdoor adventure. While over half of the state’s residents live in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul area, also known as the “Twin Cities” there are plenty of smaller, interesting communities to visit. While in the city enjoy a variety of entertainment or sporting events as well as fine cuisine. With such a variety of abundant nature enjoy various activities that are available including water skiing, fishing, hunting, hiking and mountain biking in the summer and snowmobiling, cross-country skiing, curling and alpine skiing in the winter. A variety of rental accommodations are available during your stay in Minnesota depending on your location. Enjoy all of the comforts of home while on holiday by renting your own vacation rental accommodation. Enjoy a cozy cabin rental by the lake or a modern condo or apartment rental in the city.
Skiing and snowboarding opportunities are found throughout the state. The top 5 ski resorts are dispersed throughout the state with 2 in the central area, 2 in southern Minnesota and one in the northeast. Due to the large number of lakes, Minnesota also receives a large amount of snow, ideal for skiing and boarding. While all ski resorts offer a variety of trails and terrain to challenge all ability levels, many of them also offer stunning panoramic views and/or technical glade skiing. Most ski hills do not offer mountainside lodging, instead consider renting your own vacation rental close to the ski hill or town to thoroughly enjoy your ski and boarding vacation. Owner Direct offers a variety of lodging accommodation styles to suit your needs and budget.