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Our gift to you is winter recreation, Happy Holidays

Winter Wonderland truly describes Rainy Lake

Temperatures are starting to settle below freezing consistently and that sets the stage for great recreation in our winter wonderland. Ice is forming on Rainy Lake and that means ice fishing will soon be available. Rainy Lake is an excellent winter fishery with a regular village of ice houses popping up along the private ice […]
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Take in ‘Twas the Lights Before Christmas

The big event next week will be the ‘Twas the Lights Before Christmas parade in downtown International Falls. There will be floats with twinkling lights in the evening, but in the afternoon there will be horse drawn wagon rides. so head for the downtown a little early. After the parade, Santa and Mrs. Clause will […]
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Unbelievably Mild

The Minnesota firearms deer season is underway and the weather is unbelievably mild. Hunters have been sitting in stands or blinds in shirt sleeves during the height of the day. Preliminary report show it’s been a good season for many hunters. The mild weather may be a hindrance as much as a help, there are […]
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Transition Time in Voyageur Country

Reports from anglers have about disappeared, everyone with an outdoor recreation plan in Voyageur Country is concentrating on hunting. The firearms deer season open on Saturday and the forecasts at this point look good. The weather should be pretty mild for early November. There are vast tracts of public land in Koochiching County open to […]
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Brave the weather, catch fish

Yes, there have been reports from people getting out to fish Rainy Lake at the end of October, and yes, they are catching fish. They also report that when they catch fish they are stuffed full of various bait fish. In the late fall, there are lots of minnows and other smaller fish hanging in […]
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Another Great Weekend in Borderland!

We are going to have another great weekend in Borderland with fairly moderate temperatures and little or now precipitation. That should be enough to get people out enjoying everything our area has to offer. For instance, the anglers say fish are schooling up and feeding aggressively with the decreasing daylight. If you find a school […]
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International Falls, Rainy Lake and Ranier Convention and Visitors Bureau

301 2nd Avenue
International Falls, MN 56649

(218) 283 9400
(800) 325 5766