Fort Frances, Rainy River and the Surrounding Areas
Located on Minnesota’s northern border and known as the Gateway to Sunset Country, Fort Frances is the diversified industrial heartbeat of forestry, mining, agriculture and tourism.
Fort Frances is a great place to raise a family, retire or enjoy an outdoor vacation experience, that offers access to water within five minutes from your doorstep. Located on Rainy Lake and Rainy River, there are endless opportunities to explore the water, both summer and winter. With hundreds of kilometres of trails for hiking and snowmobiling, there many places to discover and adventures to be had.
Fort Frances and the surrounding communities organize a wide array of activities and events, ensuring that there is always something for everyone to enjoy from sports, art, music and community dinners, keeping residents connected and engaged. Fishing tournaments and stock car racing are also popular events for the district, both of which have gained great popularity over the years.
Fort Frances is easily accessible and is a gem waiting to be explored.