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Minnesota Rest Stops

Minnesota Rest Stops

Journeying through Minnesota exposes you to a delightful array of experiences—lakes as far as the eye can see, bustling urban centers, and cultural landmarks that make the "Land of 10,000 Lakes" unique. For those hitting the highways or taking scenic byways, this guide to Minnesota's rest stops is an essential tool for finding places to take a break, refuel, and enjoy local sights.

Interstate 35 – Duluth to the Twin Cities

If you’re making your way down the scenic I-35 corridor, there are multiple well-equipped rest stops that can offer you a momentary respite. Amenities commonly found here include:

  • Clean restrooms
  • Vending machines
  • Pet exercise areas
  • Information centers

Gooseberry Falls State Park – North Shore

Located off Highway 61 near Two Harbors, this state park is a wonderland for those interested in natural beauty. This stop offers:

  • Restrooms
  • Hiking trails with waterfall views
  • Picnic areas
  • Visitor center with historical information
  • Ample parking for cars, trucks, and RVs

Tamarack Rest Area – Woodbury

Situated along I-94, this rest area near Woodbury offers a convenient stop for travelers heading into or out of the Twin Cities. Facilities at this rest area include:

  • Clean restrooms
  • Picnic areas
  • Children’s playground
  • Maps and travel information
  • Designated parking for trucks and RVs

Alexander Ramsey Park – Redwood Falls

If you find yourself traveling near Redwood Falls, make sure to visit Alexander Ramsey Park. This location offers:

  • Restrooms
  • Picnic shelters
  • Scenic overlooks
  • Wildlife observation points
  • Multiple parking options

Goose Creek Rest Area – Harris

Located along I-35, the Goose Creek Rest Area is a perfect respite for travelers heading north out of St. Paul. This rest stop is open 24/7 and provides various amenities, such as:

  • Restrooms
  • Picnic areas and vending machines
  • Fenced-in pet area
  • Children’s play area
  • Parking for various vehicles

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