Lauded as one of the area's greatest nature-based sites, Rainy Lake will excite those with a passion for the outdoors.
It's situated in Backus. If you're not familiar with the name, it is 150 miles (241 kilometers) outside of the state capital, St. Paul.
It will be a bit of a drive to reach your accommodation, since there's nowhere to stay in the immediate surrounds. There are 12 places to stay that are 25 miles (40 kilometers) away in Breezy Point. Travelers enjoy the Pelican Shores, Point Place and High Village.
There's no need to travel very far to enjoy a great meal. Salty Dog Saloon & Eatery (3380 Minnesota 87, Backus) is only 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away and a top choice for hungry wanderers.