Trail Running: Enjoy Minnesota's Beautiful Fall Weather While You Still Can!Ask any runner which season is the best for an outdoor jog and you'll undoubtedly get the same answer: Fall! Here are a few tips to see the fall colors in Minnesota, and enjoy the beautiful running weather while you still can.
Finding Minnesota: Fitness Trail At An Old DumpOur state has thousands of miles of outdoor trails for walking, running, biking and cross-country skiing. Now, though, you can also do upper body exercises along a path in Brainerd, in what used to be one of the trashiest parts of town.
Get Movin' Monday: Money-Saving Deals For OctoberThis week we flip the calendar page to October. At the start of each month, we like to help you save money in Get Movin' Monday. Nancy Ngo from the Pioneer Press joined WCCO This Morning with the hot deals for the month of October.
Best Fall 2015 Outdoor Concerts In MinnesotaFall is a wonderful time for concerts. And if the harvest season is warm enough, the event will be held outdoors. But rain or shine, you wouldn't want to miss the artists lined up for these celebrity performances. For some, it's a once-in-a-lifetime appearance. So catch them if you can.
Top Spots At The State Fair For Minnesotans Who Love The OutdoorsFor those of us that enjoy the peace and solace of the outdoors, the Great Minnesota Get-Together can be a cumbersome and busy experience. But fear not -- there are still a few places around the State Fair where you can check out the latest camping, hiking and fishing gear, and find new places to explore.
How To Build The Perfect Campfire, According To ScienceFor all those stubborn advocates of the "log cabin" method of building fires, we've got some bad news for you: You're wrong... at least, according to a Duke University professor.
Packing The Perfect Picnic Basket For A Summer PartyThe trick to having a stress-free meal in the great outdoors is to pack your basket well.
5 Gifts For Dad That Will Make Him Feel Like A Kid AgainThis Father’s Day, skip the neckties and coffee mugs and give dad something he can really use: A reminder of his youth.
Choose Mother's Day Flowers That Will Live LongerLet your gift stand out by choosing flowers and plants that will last beyond the second Sunday in May.
5 Ways To Celebrate Mom Outdoors With The Whole FamilyGet outside and celebrate Mother's Day with these fun activities the whole family can do together.
DNR: Zebra Mussel Treatment Appears Successful At Christmas LakeThe Department of Natural Resources says divers found no evidence of the aquatic invasive species zebra mussels in Christmas Lake in Shorewood.
DNR Officials Promote Dayton's Outdoors Budget ProposalOfficials with the Department of Natural Resources are touting Gov. Mark Dayton's proposal to boost funding for fish, wildlife, outdoors and enforcement programs, including more conservation officers.