Next stop — Winter Fun!

Minot will give you just enough outdoor fun to wake you up and get you that breath of fresh air you can only get from a natural setting away from a big city. Try one of the cross country trails or state park near Minot for snowshoeing, ice fishing or just hop on a snowmobile trail right in the city for a ride! That’s just a taste of the outdoor opportunities waiting for you.


But when you’ve scratched that itch, we have the creature comforts of new and newly remodeled hotels with all the modern amenities you’re looking for. Plus trendsetting restaurants, pubs and cafes you might not expect to find outside a metro area.

Those boots were made for snowshoeing.

Those boots were made for hiking.

Ice Fishing

You will have a reel-y good time! Minot has fishing year-round, including the winter months.

Snowshoeing & Cross-Country Skiing

Trekking through snow to enjoy all of Minot’s winter wonderland is the perfect way to get out and explore.


One of the coolest things about snowmobiling in North Dakota is the unbelievable views you will see while trail riding.

Ice Skating

Glide, spin and skate your heart out.

Snow Tubing

Catch some air downhill on a snow gliding inner tube.

Downhill Skiing, & Snowboarding

Shred the gnar, family-tubing fun, or challenge yourself to downhill skiing.

Grab an auger – dig right in.

Come on in — The water’s fine!

Don’t Miss Out

Minot is ‘snow’ fun!

Winter is a special season in North Dakota. The sun reflecting on the freshly fallen snow glistens as you look at it. The tracks of wildlife remind you of all the creatures that wander around the city. Bundle up, and celebrate this season by checking out Minot’s local parks or nearby snowshoeing trails to take in Nature’s beauty.