Cross country skier in the woods.

While some fear the frigid temperatures of a Twin Cities winter, the real adventurers know that it is the best time to play. When the snow starts to fall this year, book a Minnesota adventure with Minnestay and experience the plethora of exciting winter activities in Minneapolis. The frozen tundra produces a surprising amount of thrilling things to do. Stay at our comfortable and cozy accommodations, and enjoy an action-packed northern adventure in the beautiful Twin Cities. Here are a few of our favorite winter activities in Minneapolis that suggest to our guests!


Feel the crisp wind against your face as you barrel down the snow-covered hillside! While on your Minnesota vacation with Minnestay, head to Buck Hill just outside of Minneapolis for some snowy fun! The Buck Hill Snow Tubing experience sends tubers hurdling down lanes carved from the fresh powder. Sit down in one of the provided innertubes and experience the thrill of one of the most unique winter activities in Minneapolis.


For a more relaxed way to enjoy the lovely Minnesota winter, opt for cross-country skiing in one of the numerous State Parks. Nothing is more relaxing than silently gliding through the tranquil forest as snow falls lightly from above. Visit the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board website to learn more about winter equipment rental. The wide variety of beautifully groomed trails are perfect for skiers of all skill levels.


Book a northern getaway with Minnestay this snowy season, and take advantage of all the incredible winter activities in Minneapolis. Warm up by the fireplace in our luxury rental properties after a day enjoying the great outdoors. A trip to the Twin Cities will provide you with lasting memories of winter fun. Visit our website to book your stay today!