FUN IN THE SUN
Lodging at The Park Street Inn near Park Rapids puts you in the heart of many wonderful activities and attractions for your Northern Minnesota vacation. Experience the pines, lakes, and beauty of the North Country. See the headwaters of the Mississippi River at Itasca State Park. We are also near Park Rapids and Walker area lakes, antique shops, gift shops, and museums, Northern Lights Casino, Leech Lake, golf courses (miniature to regulation), and many wonderful restaurants.
More Nearby Recreational Trails
EXPERIENCE LOCAL EVENTS
PBR Challenger Tour Bull Ride
1st weekend in July – Park Rapids, MN, 218-732-5587
Taste of Dorset
1st Sunday in August. Just a 4.5-mile bike ride from The Park Street Inn. Downtown restaurants and businesses turn downtown Dorset into one large picnic. Besides food, musical groups perform in each of Dorset’s four corners, and games attract kids of all ages. Runs from 11:30 am till 3 pm.
Annual event that starts with a quarter-mile swim in Lake Belle Taine (directly across from the Inn), 14-mile bike ride, and a 5K run. The event is the second weekend in August, and anyone can register after January 1.
Lake Itasca Region Pioneer Farmers Show
North side of Itasca State Park, August
Headwaters 100 Bike Ride/Race
Annual event that’s held the last Saturday in September in Park Rapids. Cyclists can choose between 100, 75, or 45-mile routes or a 100-mile race. The ride takes you on the Heartland trail and into Itasca State Park. Contact Ken Grob 218-732-0364, email@example.com