things to do in minnesota

Summer adventures await, treat your family and friends to a summer getaway at the Lodge at Giants Ridge. Get lost in the towering pines as you find something for all ages, from the state’s top-rated golf courses to swimming, boating and mountain biking; there are plenty of fun things to do in Minnesota! Summer guests enjoy cooling off in nearby lakes after hiking in MN. Enjoy a delicious meal at our restaurant located inside the Lodge at Giants Ridge

Summer Hiking in MN

Whether you choose to explore the Northface Hiking Trail, Birches Hiking Trail or the Mesabi Trail; they all gorgeous views. The Northface Hiking Trail starts west of The Lodge as you climb up the Cat Track. After about one and a half miles, you’ll reach the top of the ski hill and enjoy  360-degree views of the lakes golf course and forest. Birches Hiking Trail is accessible through the Legend golf course, past the tenth hole. This hike is nearly 4-miles long. Located near the Mesabi Trail, the Narrows Trail access point is about two blocks south of the Lodge. This is an excellent trail for beginner-level hikers, as it’s a shorter, flatter hike. The Mesabi Trail is one of the best trails in Minnesota; you can hike or bike for miles. 

Things to do in Minnesota

Whether you’re looking for a kayaking or hiking getaway, adventurous biking or to play golf in MN, the Lodge at Giants Ridge has you covered for all of those activities and more! Book your summer getaway with us to experience all the fun things to do in Minnesota. Giants Ridge is one of Minnesota’s best golf destinations, thanks to pristine, nationally-renowned courses the Legend and Quarry. Golfers come from near and far to experience them for their character and quality. Don’t delay book your summer getaway to the Lodge at Giants Ridge today.