Day Hiking

Red Creek Road

-Jan M Day Hiking Ambassador   Snowshoeing has become my favorite outdoor activity and a huge part of my life. I’ve always been an outdoor enthusiast, but since discovering this activity 5 years ago, have become known as a snowshoeing fanatic among my friends and family. I am very active and aside from snowshoeing, enjoy hiking, …

The Luminary Loppet

-Anne M.  Day Hiking Ambassador Home to numerous lakes and a large Scandinavian population, Minneapolis hosts an annual City of Lakes Loppet. A loppet is a Scandinavian term for a long-distance endurance event, namely cross-country skiing. In Minneapolis, it includes cross-country skiing, skijoring, fat tire bicycling, and snowshoeing, not to mention bonfires, ice luminaries, snow …