Bemidji Pioneer put this post out about 50 things to do while you are in Bemidji that is worth reading. It’s the perfect retreat, plush with beautiful scenery, abundant recreation, arts and cultural opportunities, for those seeking a change of pace.
Iconic roadside attractions, pristine lakes and forests and an event calendar packed for the adventure seeker assure those who live and visit Bemidji have a bit of everything.
A regional hub of activity, the First City on the Mississippi offers year round recreation, shopping and activities, with big city amenities and small town charm.
Whether you’re looking for a place to get away from the daily grind, or someplace to fill a vacation full of fun, the Bemidji area offers the best of both worlds.
This year, Bemidjians celebrate the 75th birthday of Paul Bunyan and his faithful sidekick, Babe the Blue Ox.
The 18-foot statue, in historic downtown, was put up in 1937 along picturesque Lake Bemidji.