Explore the Lore of Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway

If you love history, legends and lore, or just a fun afternoon with family and friends, you won’t want to miss the bus. Reserve your seats on the Truth & Lore History Tour! See the most exciting, interesting and lore-filled historical sites in the area. Find Paul's Footprints, stand beneath towering trees; learn and laugh along with Tour guide and local historian & writer, Rich Engstrom, and others along the route.

A Truth & Lore History Tour is scheduled to tie in this fall with Annual Crosslake Days. Ride in air-conditioned comfort on a luxury Reichert coach bus and hear about the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway with the help of guided narration, Tour Packet, slideshow and audio relating the vast and varied stories of the area, combining recorded history with the locals’ best myths and legends including, of course, Paul Bunyan himself!

Thursday, September 22, 1pm - 4pm
Tour the SE side of the Scenic Byway to explore Crosslake and Manhattan Beach area. Visit creeks, rivers and lakes, forests, nature trails and parks. Explore the Paul Bunyan Exhibit Room of memorabilia and US Army Corps Learning Center, then stroll the Linda Ulland Memorial Gardens just out the door. Stay for the weekend and you'll enjoy lots more fun during Crosslake Days Sept. 23-24.

Bring home more than brochures from your weekend. Bring home memories and a greater understanding of the fascinating history and mystery of the Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway. Join us!

Thank you to the Explore Chamber of Commerce for supporting the events!

Location: History Tours starts and ends at Antler’s Restaurant in Breezy Point.

Admission: $35

Tickets: Call (218) 543-4714 or (218) 568-8911.


Thank you to our Members, volunteers and supporters! There are many ways to support Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway:

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Scenic Byway Map

A BIG BUNYAN-SIZED Thank You to Whitefish Area Lodging Association (WALA) for funding the 2015 issue of the popular Tear-Off Map. Pick up a map at any of the 13 interpretive story panel kiosks you'll find along Paul's Scenic Byway - also at these locations.

Stay at one of Whitefish Lake's many area lodgings and learn more about (WALA) Whitefish Area Lodging Association.

Thank you to our Members, volunteers and supporters! There are many ways to support Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway Association.