- Our list of the best things to do in Grand Marais, Minnesota, features the top 26 nearby activities — including 16 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Grand Marais, MN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, and Water Activities.
- The results below include the top 20 things to do within the city of Grand Marais, MN , followed by 8 popular activities in nearby cities, including Lutsen and Grand Portage
Voyageur Canoe Outfitters Minneapolis / St Paul MoreLess Info
Four-day camping and canoeing trip explores the wilderness of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area
Campers love the three campgrounds in Grand Portage State Park, located in Minnesota. There are nine water access points and many expanses that are perfect for cross-country skiing. The park is open throughout the year. Visitors are encouraged to wear blaze orange during hunting season.
Students at the North House Folk School in Grand Marais, Minnesota learn a variety of crafts and trades. The institution's offerings include woodworking, furniture making, fiber arts, musicianship, quilting and blacksmithing.
95% 79 votes
28 Moose Pond Drive, Grand Marais, MN 55604 MoreLess Info
The story of the Gunflint Trail is told at the Chik-Wauk Museum and Nature Center, which is housed within the historic Chik-Wauk Lodge. Visitors can also access a network of nature trails spread over the 50-acre grounds.
Idyllic Poplar Lake in Grand Marais, Minnesota is a popular fishing destination. Its coast is populated by several resorts, which are the principal points of access to the water. Poplar lake spans over 750 acres and has sizable populations of Walleye, Smallmouth Bass, Black Crappie and other sport fish.
95% 39 votes
Gunflint Trail, Grand Marais, MN 55604 MoreLess Info
Founded in 1979, the Pincushion Mountain Trail System has more than 15 miles of trails to be used no matter what the season is. It also has its own store, from which equipment and accessories can be bought.
The Grand Marais Art Colony features retreats, classes, and events for artists, from beginners to professionals, to explore and create. On site, professional grade studios provide facilities for visual arts, glasswork, clay, and printmaking.
Hungry Jack Outfitters is an outdoor sports equipment company that offers gear, food, and advice for wilderness canoeing, camping, and fishing. The company also has guided wilderness canoe trips that deploy from the Gunflint Trail.