The Latest from the Twin Cities Gateway

Twin Cities Gateway Train & Mississippi River Trail Tour

Have you ever considered riding your bike along the Mississippi River Trail (MRT)? Not sure if you have the time or ability to do a multi-day bike trip through Minnesota or a tour all the way to New Orleans? Consider trying this single day, self-guided Twin Cities Gateway Train & Trail Loop Tour. Is a […]

Fishing Spots in the Twin Cities Gateway – By Bike

They say the best part of fishing is when your line is in the water. Especially if the lake or stream is close enough that you can ride your bike and fish more often. Here in the Twin Cities Gateway we found several opportunities to wet a line and catch some fish in Minnesota. So […]

Biking to Good Times – Festival in the Park in Mounds View

A one day jam packed festival is a great way to start the end of summer vacation, in Mounds View at the town’s annual Festival in the Park. This one-day event includes bike races, games,and parade to add to your summer memories. It all happens on Saturday, August 20th, in Twin Cities Gateway community of Mounds […]

Biking to Disc Golf Fun

Find disc golf fun here in the Twin Cities Gateway at several scenic and challenging parks. All are easy to access from the bike friendly roads and trails in the area. Those that love disc golf or are eager to learn will find the parks here ready for you and your next game. Throughout  the nine […]

Farmer’s Markets – Biking to Deliciousness

One of the many joys of summer is enjoy your favorite fruits and vegetables fresh from the garden. However, not all of us have the time and space to raise these foods ourselves. That’s where farmer’s markets come into play and the Twin Cities Gateway (TCG) has you covered when you are in the area. Between the […]

Biking to Good Times – Blue Heron Days

Biking on the Mississippi River Trail (MRT) is a wonderful way to experience Minnesota, in particular, the Twin Cities Gateway. The Gateway is made up of nine wonderful communities. Each town has their own festivals and next weekend is Lino Lakes’ turn. Blue Heron Days starts on August 19th and will keep you and your family entertained for the […]

A bike ride that will tease the inner psyche of any sports fan

With miles of bike routes and trails in the Twin Cities Gateway the area offers sports fans many phenomenal sights and sports facilities to venture to while biking here. Many will find one complex, a place worth visiting. The National Sports Center (NSC) is located in Blaine, MN is the world’s largest amateur sport facility. Home […]

Biking to Good Times: Stockyard Days

The Twin Cities Gateway is known for having nine wonderful communities. In typical Minnesota hometown fashion, they each have a festival. This weekend kicks off nine days of fun in New Brighton. Stockyard Days, in their 35th year, will be fun for the entire family, taking place in Long Lake Regional Park. Ride your bike or come by […]

The Art of Biking- all things Fridley

The Mississippi River Trail (MRT) takes cyclists through the remarkable art communities that create the Twin Cities Gateway. One of these nine communities is the city of Fridley, MN just north of downtown Minneapolis. Here the community offers a one of a kind experience for art and bike lovers alike. From live theatre to a […]

Enjoying the Parks by Bike – Coon Rapids

Biking along the Mississippi River Trail (MRT) you will find many great communities to explore. One of which is the great Coon Rapids, MN a wonderful town with great parks to keep you entertained. While enjoying the 40 miles of bike trails surrounding the city of Coon Rapids, take some detours through a few of […]

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