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The Paul Bunyan Bike Trail Update

Looking toward the bridge over the Kabekona River on the Paul Bunyan Bike Trail. The Paul Bunyan Bike Trail is yet another step closer to the long awaited completion.  These pictures were taken on the trail about 500 feet from Embracing Pines Bed & Breakfast near Walker, MN.  When completed the trail will cross the Heartland Trail […]

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Paul Bunyan Bike Trail, Walker, MN nears completion

The last leg of the Paul Bunyan Bike Trail, is now in the progress of being completed. It is being prepped now and if the weather holds will be paved yet this fall. If the weather doesn’t cooperate, it will be paved in spring. The trail is located directly across County #38 from Embracing Pines Bed & Breakfast in Walker, MN.

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Vergas, MN, Bed and Breakfast Stay

The Loghouse & Homestead Bed & Breakfast is an elegant country inn cradled amidst 115 acres of fields, hills and maple woods, adjacent to nearly a mile of private lakeshore. Luxury, pampering and privacy are its hallmarks. Located near Vergas, MN in picturesque Otter Tail County, this B&B is surrounded by more than 1,000 lakes, […]

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bulk garden seed

Every year in February, I experience the first rumblings of spring planting excitement in my soul. I begin to pore over seed catalogs and browse Internet sites to decide what new varieties I might want to try in my garden this season alongside my favorites. I acquired my passion for gardening from my father, who […]

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Victorian Oaks Spring Special

Your choice of any room for $65 + taxes! Call us now at 866.VIC.OAKS or 320.202.1404. Mention MBBA special. >

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Snow Special at Embracing Pines Bed & Breakfast

We have snow! …and Embracing Pines Bed & Breakfast is only about 500 feet from the snowmobile trail! We have the perfect snow for riding and a seperate entrance to allow you to come in and be able to warm up in the sauna! When you make your 2 day reservation for the weeks of […]

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Lucy has been to ‘boy camp’ in January and the visit was successful! Lucy is in a motherly way! For those of you that don’t know ‘Lucy’ she is our Cavalier King Charles Spaniel. You can see her picture on our website www.embracingpines.com Many have tried to encourage her to come and stay in their […]

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Some call it Bed & Breakfast, some call it B&B and then there are some that say Inn

Whichever you want to call it, you are going to get a great breakfast at our house, if we can help it. When you come to our house, you can have that first cup of coffee on the deck, in your room, in the common room, or in the Great Room on that big leather […]

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1/2 Off at Victorian Oaks (St. Cloud)

Victorian Oaks Bed and Breakfast in St. Cloud, MN, is offering guests 1/2 off the regular room rate this entire weekend. This includes one night stays. 1-866-VIC-OAKS. Louis Innkeeper >

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Beautiful Days, Cool Nights, and Autumn Colors

It is soon getting to be autumn, and the leaves will be changing to the most breath-taking colors that you can imagine. The hummingbirds are now consuming about 1 gallon of syrup daily to ‘bulk’ up for their migration flight. This is one of the signs that things are changing. The juvenile Baltimore Orioles are […]

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