- TripBuzz found 16 things to do with kids in or near St. Cloud, Minnesota, including 5 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Monticello and Zimmerman.
- From FishTraxx Outdoors Guide Service to Granite Bowl South, the St. Cloud area offers 26 different types of family activities, including: Gardens, Parks, Hiking Trails and Bowling.
- The most populated city in Minnesota's central region is St. Cloud. The charming urban area is home to St. Cloud State University, a downtown district with a wide selection of dining and shopping options and the Beaver Islands. Outdoor enthusiasts enjoy kayaking and canoeing around the islands, as well as down the Mississippi River which cuts through the city.
FishTraxx Outdoors Guide Service offers fishing tours guided by experienced and knowledgeable guides. The service offers trips for walleye, largemouth and smallmouth bass, muskies, and other fish, and boasts a 100% catch rate.
From wellness screenings to activity classes, St Cloud YMCA offers its members a variety of fitness options at its facilities. Visitors can join a swim team or an aquatic fitness class at the aquatics center.
Minsinger Gardens feature shade loving plants like hostas and ferns. It has become the spring and summer home of geese and ducks. The garden includes the Lily Pond Fountain, the Rock Garden & Salvia Hill, the Cabin, the Scotch & Norway Pines, the Peacocks, and the Gazebo.
Clemens Gardens is adjacent to Munsinger Gardens. It features six European style gardens, the Formal Garden, the Perennial Garden, the Rest Area Garden, the Treillage Garden, the Virginia Clemens Rose Garden, and the White Garden. The garden is developed primarily by Bill and Virginia Clemens.