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Minnesota snowmobiling!

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Minnesota snowmobiling!

I would like to take a road trip to Minnesota. Anyone know of any cool resorts?! Maybe cabins, or hotels. We would like to go snowmobiling. I would also like to hit the Mall of America. Since we are coming from Chicago, we don't want to drive farther than Minneapolis. Snowmobiling is the main attraction! I have been to Mall of America once, when we passed through to get to Canada. This time I want to stay and have a mini vacation in Minnesota. No more than 6 and a half hour drive. Minneapolis is about 6 and a half hours away.

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1. Re: Minnesota snowmobiling!

I'm not sure if it meets your quota on how far off the direct path from Chicago you'd be willing to drive, but several options were mentioned in this recent thread:


Edited: 14 January 2014, 13:23
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2. Re: Minnesota snowmobiling!

Thank you!

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3. Re: Minnesota snowmobiling!

Most of the cool resorts and trails for snowmobiling are at least a couple of more hours away. Brainerd area has a lot of nice resorts and I know Cragun's rents snowmobiles.

There are probably other places that rent near the Twin Cities, but Cities Edge in Shakopee rents sleds. Not a resort, but it's close to Mpls and they would probably give you adviced on trails in the area.

Edited: 14 January 2014, 17:17
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