Best Of MN

WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Fall Colors In MinnesotaJust as Mother Nature slowly steals our daylight, she gifts us with the crispness of fall and a colorful treetop palate. Many would argue that the natural beauty that surrounds the Cuyuna Trail System, voted Best of Minnesota, is unsurpassed by any in the state.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Apple Orchard In MinnesotaWith more than 100 orchards to choose from, everyone has their favorite, but we asked you to vote for the Best of Minnesota and you sent Natalie Nyhus to Pleasant Valley Orchard in Shafer.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Fall Hiking Trail In MinnesotaGooseberry Falls State Park is the unofficial gateway to the North Shore. And its beauty is such a draw that you cannot drive by without stopping to explore. Thousands of people visit each year, anticipating the vision of Gooseberry Falls and the memories they will make there.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Color Guard In MinnesotaThe history of flag bearing goes back as far as the military itself. The color guard used them to guide troops and communicate maneuvers on the battle field. And today they are just as precise and disciplined. The Rosemount High School Color Guard, voted Best of Minnesota ...
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Nachos In MinnesotaYour nachos are only as good as the tortilla chips you build them with. That is the secret to the Best Nachos in Minnesota, which can be found at Grace's Tex-Mex in Owatonna.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best ATV Trail In MinnesotaYour votes took Natalie Nyhus to Pine River.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Kayaking In MinnesotaWe went searching for the best kayaking in Minnesota, and your votes sent Natalie Nyhus to the North Shore.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Public Garden In MinnesotaSteve Poppe loves plants. And with a name like "Poppe," it is almost like he was destined to work with them. "I research horticulture, looking at and studying various aspects of growing veggies, flowers, fruits, raspberries, apricots, that sort of thing," he said.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Outdoor Water Park In MinnesotaThe Minnesota sun has been showing off this summer, and it is time to get wet and wild! Instead of driving hours to the lake, cool off at Cascade Bay in Eagan -- voted the Best Outdoor Water Park in Minnesota.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Farmers Market In MinnesotaWith buzz words like "sustainable," "grass-fed" and "natural," farmers markets are truly farm to table. And your favorite place to eat the food grown in rural Minnesota is right in the heart of our urban center -- the Minneapolis Farmers Market. Farmers markets give us a chance to buy food fresh and local.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Frozen Yogurt In MinnesotaSteamy summer days draw us in hordes to frozen yogurt shops to cool off with a swirl of sweet relief. But there can only be one serving up the Best of Minnesota, and it's Sweet Toppings in Andover.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Horse Trail In MinnesotaIt is your typical Minnesota campground: shared stories, laughter around the campfire -- even the "neighsayers." Yes, this is a place for people and their horses. Zumbro Bottoms it is your pick for Best Horse Trail in Minnesota.