Park Rapids and the entire Heartland Lakes area has activities year-round. The summers are full of concerts and events right in Downtown Park Rapids and the fall color brings Art Leap and other cultural events. Even winter sees it’s fair share of events with outdoor activities such as ice fishing tournaments and snowmobile racing, bringing people from all over to visit Park Rapids.
Old growth forests are more than just trees. Once covering 51 percent of Minnesota’s forested land, today only
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