Our Top 3 Great River Towns in #Minnesota

While there are many lists regarding favorite towns in Minnesota, we had a hard time finding someone’s favorite towns along the Mississippi River. Why neglect this mighty river that has shaped the way America travelled, traded and toured? We have compiled 4 of our favorite towns along the Mississippi River so sit back and enjoy the ride.

Hastings:

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In this charming small riverside town shaped by not only the Mississippi River but the Vermillion River and St. Croix River. This historical town has plenty of recreational opportunities. Take in the Vermillion Falls, Point Douglas Beach, St. Croix River and the Mississippi River. You can even take a beautiful dinner cruise along the St. Croix.  For those looking for more adventure, hiking and biking trails are everywhere along Hastings. Don’t forget to check out the Extreme Sandbox, a heavy equipment adventure unique in the Midwest! Be sure to check out Great River Wine Trail map as well because Alexis Bailly Vineyard, the first winery in Minnesota! For more information and places to stay in Hastings, please click here: Hastings Rentals

Otsego:

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There is a reason why this community is growing at a rapid pace and it’s no secret. The way this town works together and plays together is evident. To enjoy this community like the locals, take in all the recreational activities. You can hike, bike or ski the Woodland Trails, canoe or fish the Elk River, go extreme at the ERX Motor Park and Car Race, or just simply relax on the beach at Lake Orono or enjoy the blissful sounds of the Thursday night riverfront concert series in the summer.

Brainerd:

Brainerd straddles the Mississippi River and is one of the largest cities in Minnesota. Its close proximity to the Twin Cities (only 2 hours away) is one great reason why you would vacation here but there are plenty more.  What makes this unique is the Pioneer Village, Wildlife Park, Dogsleds, Casinos, and loads of lake activities, adventure sports and trails. Not to mention, the spas, restaurants, and fine dining. To see vacation rentals in Brainerd, please click here: Brainerd Rentals

#LakeoftheWoods Pet Friendly Cabin for 10

Ready for a great 4 season adventure in the walleye capital of the world? Welcome to Lake of the Woods!

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Some of the best walleye fishing Lake of the Woods is close to the cabin. Your rental fee includes lots of pro-tips like: Using jigs and jigging spoons tipped with a shiner minnow. Looking for a Northern Pike trophy over 40”? They like to stage at the mouths of creeks, small rivers and other typical spawning locations late April into March.
…At the end of the day, return to your private vacation home on the shores of Lake of the Woods.

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Plan ahead for a Hardwater Adventure at this Lake of the Woods Cabin. There are approximately 1,500 to 3,000 ice houses set up at any one time – but with a big lake like Lake of the Woods, there’s no overcrowding. Scenic drives are popular with our guests too: Rapid River Forest Road is one of the best back-roads to enjoy the fall colors.
The cabin has a fully equipped kitchen. Dinner table seats 6. Sleeping arrangement: 1 room has a Queen bed. Second upstairs loft room has 4 twins and a full size bed. An extra full size bed is available downstairs on request.

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Historic sites include the The Lake of the Woods County Museum – learn about geological formation of Lake of the Woods. The Baudette Depot is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Fort St. Charles at the NW Angle is accessible during winter months by snowmobile trail.

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#ElyLodging = access to more than 5,000 lakes, streams and rivers.

We welcome Ely Lodging to RentMinnesotaCabins.com. They have 23 MN vacation rentals in the Ely area. White Iron Chain of Lakes; Big Lake on the Echo Trail; Farm lake, Garden lake and many more on water and off water rentals.

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This is their Wolf Den on White Iron Lake. See all the details for this Ely cabin rental. How does a large deck and heated swimming pool overlooking White Iron Lake sound? The Wolf Den offers that wonderful Cabin Feeling and lots of home away from home extras.

Ely, MN lodging, resorts and outfitters for fishing and dog sledding are waiting for you. The vacation experience here is the last great pure experience. A Winter vacation in Ely means uncrowded and unspoiled pristine country where after dark you may witness the breathtaking northern lights.

Got a large group? You should consider renting additional Ely Lodging cabins in same bay. Families can have privacy, but you vacation together and have a carefree time swimming, boating, canoeing, and fishing in the same bay.

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This is the incredible Ely Lodging: Ornhekker Fjorden! A spacious cabin with big views of 1,000 acre Eagle’s Nest Lake #3. This unique lakefront treasure has 180 degrees views from numerous windows! Inside, the cozy living room has an abundance of Northwood’s furnishings and antiques. See all 61 Ely lodging cabins on one page!

Lodging on Ely lakes puts your perfect position for fishing year around too. Did you know Ely is the gateway to the Boundary Waters Wilderness which ranks among the “Top 50” most scenic places in the world? Cross country skiers will leave the pace of every day life behind and just experience the pristine splendor of wilderness trails and the joy of relaxing in the comfort of a cabin at the end of the day. These cabins near the Boundary Waters are the logical choice!

NOW THIS IS A VACATION IN THE STICKS!
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Ely Lodging vacation rentals have unique location too! Many are near the Bear Head State Park, located mid-way between Tower and Ely. Nearby are popular Ely attractions like the International Wolf Center; North American Bear Center; The Dorothy Molter Museum; Soudan Underground Mine State Park (guided tour will take you 2,341 feet down and more than 100 years into our past).

Get ready to catch some fish on all area lakes and rivers: Smallmouth bass, walleye, northern pike, perch, bluegills, and crappies are very common and ideal for shore lunches. Fishing is Ely’s #1 attraction!

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Found your inner otter in Battle Lake

When you just need to unwind and cut loose, you must see these cabins in Otter Tail County. This is where you’ll find your inner otter! Otter Tail Country offers endless activity some amazing Battle Lake vacation cabins and cottages. You’ll be near distinctive golf courses, charming shops and antique stores – take children hiking at one of our state parks or horseback riding.

hansmann1Looking for a long term vacation rental from May through October? Spend the whole summer at our recently REMODELED Lakehouse! Hansmann Haven is a cabin on Round Lake and adjacent to Ottertail Lake. From the moment you drive up to this fabulous Lakehouse, you will feel totally at home – immediately relaxed without a care in the world! At the cabin and nearby,

biking and walking along our extensive trail system is a great way to see and experience some of the more distinctive parts of this area.

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Sleeping arrangements: The house & rooms are all uniquely “Lodge Themed”. The Master bedroom has 1 king bed. The loft has 2 double beds with stunning lake views. The loft has its own private bathroom & adjoining closet. The basement offers a private room with a pull out queen bed.

Otter Tail County is the perfect place for your golfing getaway. Any of these Battle Lake Minnesota Resort cabins will be a great base camp for a buddies golf outing! After a day on the course, you can enjoy an evening bonfire at your “19th hole” cabin!

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We’re all in at the “In We Go” #Itasca Resort

Itasca State Park is home to Nevis MN lodges, cabins and resorts; each a wonderful vacation destination. Nevis is located on the Lake Country Scenic Byway. Your cabin’s “back yard” is the Paul Bunyan State Forest and Itasca State Park (Minnesota’s oldest state park).
The In We Go Resort in Nevis, MN is all in! They listed all 12 of their Resort cabins on our RentMinnesotaCabins.com website. By the looks of it, the kids are all in too!

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If you choose the In We Go Resort Cabin 10 (pictured below), your front door is 10 feet from the waters edge. Looking out the front picture window makes you feel like you’re actually floating on the water. Watching the fishing boats come and go from your living room is a special treat.
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Leave the windows slightly open and fall asleep listening to the call of the loons and the gentle lapping of waves on the shore.

Nevis, MN an old railway town – in the heart of Minnesota’s north woods and on the edge of the Lake Belle Taine. This small town has plenty of cabin rentals and recreational activities such as The Nevis Muskie Days which is a festival that lasts for 5 days that includes a 5k run, a street dance, and plenty of vendors.

Check out all of our Itasca Park lodging options. The cabins at the In We Go Resort are seasonal, but the motel is open year round.
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We are conveniently located 2 miles south of Nevis on the Wilder South snowmobile trail. So, In We Go even in Snow! Scenic winter trails take you through the Paul Bunyan State Forrest, Huntersville, Walker-Longville, Park Rapids and Itasca State Park – right from our In We Go resort.

These Nevis, MN cabin rentals and resorts are only 3 hours away from Minneapolis. Right on the Heartland Trail, a paved trail that is almost 50 miles long and is used for multiple purposes throughout the entire year. If you wish to book your Nevis cabin getaway in the summer, the farmer’s market is going on every Saturday where you can gather delightful little homemade bakery items and stock up on your farm fresh goodies for the grill back at your private MN cabin rental.

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Stay at a Hotel “Orr” Vacation at a Cabin?

RentMinnesotaCabins.com recommends an ultra unique vacation experience at one of these Orr, MN resort cabins.

Orr MN resorts and lodging cabins on Pelican Lake offer a memorable northern Minnesota vacation experience. It’s a a wild and wonderful place. Explore these unique lodging options for your family or group. What’s so great about Cabin Time in Orr, MN? How about instant access to scenic northern Minnesota trails and area events like Snowmobile Races, the Fishing Opener (our favorite), Fun Day at the Bay, the Orr Christmas Festival.

Birch Forest Lodge is a new member and they listed 11 Pelican Lake cabins in Orr, MN.
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Imagine a vacation where you can hear the waves lapping the shore. Being on the waters edge is also convenient for boating and swimming. The Birch Forest Lodge has a sandy swimming beach for guests. Resort amenities such as horseshoes, beach campfires, fish-cleaning house, game room, water volleyball, basketball, and boat launch ramp.

All Birch Forest Lodge guests have FREE access to non-motorized water toys/boats – canoes, kayaks, paddleboats, and stand up paddle boards . There are also motorboats available. We offer a large selection of boats so that are guests can have a blast on Pelican Lake. Pelican Lake is as one of Minnesota’s great fishing lakes, so if you choose one of the resorts along Pelican Lake, you’ll be steps away from your private dock.
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Some of the top Orr, MN attractions are, Orr Bogwalk, Vermilion Falls, and Vince Shute Wildlife Sanctuary. Also visit Voyageurs National Park for an exhilarating wilderness experience.


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RentMinnesotaCabins.com delivers Happiness On Water

Lake Of The Woods resorts and Baudette MN cabins and cottages have a charm that will have you wanting more. The serene beauty of the wilderness and state parks that surround this town and vacation rentals are tranquil. Their close proximity to Lake of the Woods is what makes this lodging and town a great incentive to visit.
Congrats! You just found Happiness On Water (on the Winter Road River tributary)
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This is where the vacation experience will meet the fishing experience! Gather your friends and family and head to MN Lake of The Woods and the Rainy River. Guide service for 4 is provided for all seasons of fishing and lodging. Guided walleye fishing takes place on the beautiful international waters of Lake of The Woods and Rainy River. After a day of fishing relax at this Baudette cabin rental while your guide prepares a walleye dinner.
Anglers, get your line and Lake of the Woods fishing report ready for the “Walleye Capital of the World”. Lake of the Woods is the 7th largest lake in the U.S. with almost 1500 square miles of waterways to catch your next sauger, muskie, northern pike, jumbo perch, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass, and sturgeon. Watch for when the sturgeon reach the water’s surface on their way up to the Rainy River. Rainy River has fish a century old and can weigh 100 pounds! Early spring and fall are the best times to come up here but the Lake of the Woods ice fishing cannot be beat.
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Our cozy and modern log cabin is located on the Northern border of Minnesota. Your guide John is licensed by the National Maritime Center (NMC) with a Coastguard Operators License, bonded and insured (specializes in live bait walleye fishing). He will clean and package your fish for easy transporting. John shares accommodations (and his stories) with you, bed and breakfast style.


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Thanks for supporting our growing number of state-specific, vacation rental website that allow renters to easily connect AND BOOK DIRECTLY with owners and local property managers. Avoid middleman booking websites and avoid paying up to 30% more for the same cabins we list! Tell your family and friends about our great websites!