Minnesota & Dakota guidebooks

The Dakotas Off the Beaten Path

Guide to unique places in North and South Dakota
Globe-Pequot Press, May 2015, ninth edition

Look for travel tips that cover a little bit of everything: rock-climbing and hiking in the Black Hills, watching the Laura Ingalls pageant, touring Native American museums, finding chic shopping and desserts in Fargo, and driving the quirky Enchanted Highway on the way to Medora’s Badlands and never missing the surprises along the way.

  • Look for travel tips including:
  • Wine and beer trails
  • Dining guide for Sioux Falls
  • Fun shopping and sites in Fargo
  • Great hikes in the Black Hills
  • Lakota heritage sites
  • Dakota-inspired road trip tunes
  • Theodore Roosevelt National Park
  • Badlands National Park
  • Mount Rushmore & Crazy Horse

    Day Trips from Twin Cities

Globe-Pequot Press, July 2012, first edition
Day Trips From the Twin Cities

Day Trips From the Twin Cities

Hit the road with 24 day-trip destinations less than two to three hours from Minneapolis-St. Paul. Discover the towns that inspired Lake Wobegon, golf or shop your way through the Brainerd Lakes, go fishing, find fun family getaways, explore historic sites and state parks, and feast your way through Minnesota and Wisconsin’s romantic river towns.

  • Look for featured trips to:
  • Stillwater and St. Croix River Valley
  • Duluth & Lake Superior
  • St. Cloud & Central Minnesota
  • Alexandria Lakes Area
  • Brainerd Lakes Area
  • New Ulm
  • Mankato
  • Minnesota River Valley
  • Chippewa Falls and Eau Claire, Wis.