Chill Babe
Paul Bunyan Broadcasting

GET OUTDOORS!

Take your pick: lakes, streams, hills, forests, trails, fish, game, snow sports, ice or whatever it is that helps you get that bit of fresh air in your lungs.

People wearing hops

If you're the music, food and dancing type, keep your eye on the event listings there's plenty of indoor dancing to keep you warm.

Need Equipment or a Guide?

Seasonal programs and equipment like snowshoes, cross-country packages, camping gear, ice augers, even FAT tire bikes for rent from BSU's Outdoor Program Center (OPC).

FREE FUN
for EVERYONE

  1. Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox are turning 80 next year. Time for the annual family photo! Watch the live Paul & Babe webcam.
  2. Watermark Art Center and Gallery North host photography, painting, art and craft exhibitions all year round.
  3. Trails are open for snowmobiles, cross-country skiing, and hiking at Neilson Spearhead Center (no hunting there), Buena Vista State Forest, Three Island Lake County Park, and Lake Bemidji State Park, Paul Bunyan State Trail and Movil Maze.
  4. All year round on the first Friday of every month, Bemidji celebrates the works of regional artists at various galleries and restaurants throughout the city. Start at the Watermark Art Center.
  5. Enjoy 2016-17's Bemidji Sculpture Walk. Grab a map at the Chamber of Commerce Tourist Information Center.