Power On your Minnesota Adventures

Visit Fergus Falls to experience stunning natural scenery, rich arts and culture, and abundant recreation

Sunset over a lake in Maplewood State Park in Minnesota. Sunset over a broken down dam in Fergus Falls, Minnesota. Fergus Falls State Hospital. Photos by Rolando Felizola

Fergus Falls, Minnesota, is the perfect hub to explore Otter Tail County, the land of 1,048 lakes. As our slogan says, we will “Power On Your Adventure” with something for everyone with our rich history, stunning natural scenery, and abundant recreational opportunities. One of the must-visit places in this region is Maplewood State Park, which offers spectacular views of rolling hills, lush forests, and diverse wildlife. Visitors can explore the park’s natural beauty by hiking, biking, or bird-watching. Glendalough State Park is another local gem. The park boasts five pristine lakes and a trail network that takes visitors through various habitats. Visitors can enjoy swimming, fishing, or canoeing on these beautiful lakes.

This summer, Fergus Falls also brings back the successful outdoor concert series featuring tributes to ABBA, Queen, Garth Brooks, and The Rolling Stones, among many others. The concerts will take place at Kirkbride Park, a majestic historic building, with more than 2,000 people attending.

Fergus Falls also has more lodging, culture, entertainment, and shopping options than any other town in the region. Visitors can choose from a variety of accommodations, from cozy bed-and-breakfasts to luxurious hotels. The city boasts several galleries, museums, and a thriving arts and culture scene. Visitors can also indulge in retail therapy at the city’s many shops and boutiques.

Altogether, Fergus Falls is the perfect destination for anyone exploring all Otter Tail County offers. This region truly has something for everyone with its stunning natural beauty, rich history, and abundant recreational opportunities. Whether you’re a nature lover, a history buff, or simply looking for a relaxing getaway, Fergus Falls and Otter Tail County will surely exceed your expectations. So pack your bags and head to Fergus Falls to Power On Your Adventure!

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