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White Bear Lake, Twin Cities Gateway, Norway House

WHITE BEAR LAKE - Just 20 short minutes from Minneapolis and St. Paul, White Bear Lake is a community filled with small-town charm and big-city attractions, and offers many cultural, shopping, dining and recreational opportunities. Whatever the season, you are sure to find something fun to do in White Bear Lake. Getting into the swing of things in White Bear is easy to do, from golfing, sailing, running or biking around White Bear Lake, visiting Pine Tree Apple Orchard or Tamarack Nature Center.  Other activities could include renting a pontoon at Tally’s Dockside, exploring unique shops in quaint downtown White Bear Lake, visiting White Bear’s own hometown Big Wood Brewery, or indulging in Cup and Cone’s incredible soft serve ice cream. White Bear Lake is known as Minnesota’s first resort community.  Come stay in one of our hotels, dine in one of our many restaurants, enjoy nightly music in one of our pubs, and take in the 130 year history of our White Bear Lake heritage. Come Explore White Bear, an ideal destination to enjoy the beauty and excitement of Minnesota tourism. Every day’s a vacation day in White Bear!

TWIN CITIES GATEWAY - The Twin Cities Gateway is located just minutes from downtown Minneapolis or Saint Paul and all major attractions, shopping and recreational opportunities available in the metro area. Few destinations provide the pleasant mix of urban and outdoor experiences available in the Gateway cities of Anoka, Blaine, Coon Rapids, Fridley, Ham Lake, Lino Lakes, Mounds View, or Shoreview.  Our 21 hotels include your favorite brands and a charming B & B is a terrific place to spend a night or two.  Hundreds of miles of interconnected trails and dozens of parks, unite our communities, From the world’s largest amateur sports complex, to the official home and training site of the U.S. Olympic Curling Team, to championship golf courses, to antiquing, to back to school or holiday shopping, or an intimate dinner for two, the next time you’re planning a trip to Minneapolis – Saint Paul, stay in the Twin Cities Gateway.

NORWAY HOUSE - Although Norway House’s reach extends far beyond the walls of the bright blue building in south Minneapolis, our home base provides space for social gatherings, educational events, business meetings and exhibits. We strive to be an exemplary neighbor locally, regionally, and globally.

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