#OnlyinMN On the Water

#OnlyinMN On the Water

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Minnesota's 10,000-plus lakes (11,842 to be exact) and numerous rivers are just the place for fun on the water. Waterskiing was invented here in 1922, fishing is a Minnesota pastime and boating is always a summertime favorite. Paddlers will enjoy the canoe and kayak routes on rivers and along the North Shore of Lake Superior. You can also go river rafting or tubing, scuba diving or even houseboating. Share your favorite ways to enjoy Minnesota’s waterways.

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