Itasca County is known first and foremost for its unparalleled Minnesota fishing vacation opportunities. A wide variety of Minnesota gamefish inhabit the more than 1,400 lakes…read more.
With four 18-hole championship courses and several more nine-hole courses found within the County, you are certain to find a tee-time to suit your needs. Very few northern resort areas offer the many choices we do…read more.
Canoeing & Boating
Paddle your canoe down a pine-fringed river, across a sunset-lit lake or ride the whitewater rapids; Itasca County's rivers and lakes come in all shapes and sizes…read more.
Itasca County offers a wide variety of horseback riding opportunities From the state Taconite Trail to more than a dozen local trail systems, you're sure to enjoy riding through the pine needle-lined trails that…read more.
Take a meandering drive along the Highway 38 Scenic Byway or hike down a northwoods trail to admire the myriad of hues that color our world during this time of year…read more.
Itasca County Offers more than 200K of cross-country skiing on 19 groomed trails - some of which are lighted as well.. The varied terrain makes cross-country skiing enjoyable for the beginner, intermediate and expert…read more.
Itasca County is home to many different species of wildlife from tiny tree frogs to the majestic moose…read more.
Many of the most sought-after birds in North America can be found in Itasca County. These include the Great Gray Owl, Bald Eagle, Boreal Owl, Northern Goshawk, Yellow-bellied Flycatcher…read more.
Itasca County is full of exciting things to see and do. Visit any of our wonderful attractions during your next Minnesota Vacation - you'll be glad you did…read more.
Itasca County offers a wide variety of bicycling opportunities geared toward the causal touring family and the experienced mountain biker. From the state Taconite Trail to more than a dozen local trail systems…read more.
The Chippewa National Forest is home to nine different Itasca County Trail Systems. They include the Clubhouse Loop, Cutfoot Sioux, Dora Lake Loop, Little Ruby Loop, Lost Forty Loop…read more.
With the onset of fall in Minnesota's Northwoods comes shorter days, cooler temperatures, brilliant fall colors, and tremendous hunting…read more.
As the third largest county in Minnesota, Itasca County and the Grand Rapids Area boast more than 1,000 miles of groomed snowmobile trails spread across some of the most scenic lands and waters in the state…read more.
Year-round visitors to the area will find live musical performances, art galleries, plays, dance recitals and many other cultural events…read more.