Split Rock Lighthouse

Split Rock Lighthouse Offers a Free Open House This Weekend

SplitRockLighthouse_AerialView Split Rock Lighthouse has stood tall on the cliffs of Minnesota's North Shore since it's construction in 1910, providing one of the most iconic images in our great state. This Saturday June 14th, you can visit the historic destination and surrounding state park for free as a part of the 2014 Split Rock Lighthouse Open House. From the Minnesota Historical Society website:
"Tour the light station, keepers house and fog signal building. Stop by the Visitor Center to see exhibits on the North Shore's tourism and commercial fishing industries, and view a...

A Vacation For All Seasons -- The North Shore

Fitger's Brewhouse - Minnesota Connected It is known that Minnesotans get the best and the worst of each season. Whether it’s the scalding heat in August or the unbearable cold in January, we sure know how to make the best of it. When anyone thinks of a vacation, they probably don’t even consider of visiting Minnesota. But what people may not know is how beautiful “The North Star State” and all that it possesses can be. A couple weeks ago I was reminded of just that. My boyfriend and I wanted to jump in the car and drive a good distance away from the Twin Cities. We didn’t want to break the bank or take...