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Picture Yourself in Thief River Falls!

Indoor or out, discover outstanding recreational opportunities, incredible wildlife areas, delightful attractions and conference facilities. This is where the Arctic Cat snowmobile was born, and you'll find some of the state's finest trails and parks in Thief River Falls.

Share photos of yourself having fun in Thief River Falls all year long for your chance to win prizes! Just post them to the Visit Thief River Falls Facebook page using the hashtag #pictureyourselfinTRF!

*Photos must be family friendly and promote an activity that visitors can enjoy.

Tales of TRF - Thief River Falls Visitors Guide

Each year, Visit Thief River Falls partners with a publishing company called Think Tourism USA to produce the Thief River Falls Visitors Guide. We print ...

Tales of TRF - Excellent Area Fishing

The Thief River and the Red Lake River meet in Thief River Falls, creating an excellent fishing destination. Whether you’re in waders, a boat, paddle ...

Tales of TRF - Give Disc Golf a Try

Thief River Falls is home to a beautiful disc golf course, and funds are currently being raised for a second course. The disc golf course at Lions Park ...

Tales of TRF - Bike TRF

Thief River Falls is a safe city to bike around and there are several fun places to ride. The 7-mile scenic River Walk is a wonderful place to bike with ...

Tales of TRF - Step Back in Time

The Peder Engelstad Pioneer Village consists of an impressive 19 buildings; including a museum, Victorian house, 2 railroad depots, schoolhouse, church, ...

Tales of TRF - National Travel & Tourism Week

We are in the midst of National Travel & Tourism Week 2018 (May 6 – 12) and this week is about celebrating the contributions and accomplishments ...

Tales of TRF - Norwegian Heritage Week

Uff da! Did you know that Thief River Falls has been named the “Most Norwegian City in America”? In 2012, the mayor of Thief River Falls issued a ...

Tales of TRF - Immerse Yourself in the Arts

The Northwest Minnesota Arts Council invites you to attend the Art Exhibit going on now through April 28 in the Ralph Engelstad Arena lobby, and the Arts ...

Tales of TRF - Take a Hike

With the weather finally warming up, it’s the perfect time to get outdoors and get active. Plan to take a hike on the seven-mile scenic River Walk, ...

Tales of TRF - CVB Unveils New Brand and Logo

The Thief River Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB) has unveiled a new brand and logo. The CVB is the tourism marketing organization for the ...

Tales of TRF - Spring has Sprung

Spring is finally here and that means everyone is starting to move around more, including birds. The melting snow brings water and water brings birds! ...

Tales of TRF - MSAA Indoor Archery Shoot

Thief River Falls is a well-known outdoor recreation destination, but we also offer unique indoor recreation opportunities. The Thief River Falls Archery ...

Tales of TRF - Signature Events

There are several outstanding community events in Thief River Falls and they are all unique in what they offer to our residents and visitors. However, ...

Tales of TRF - Pristine Parks System

Greenwood Trails Recreation Area is a 48 acre wooded trail system inside the city limits of Thief River Falls. This trail system once consisted of grassy ...

Tales of TRF - Educational Community Programming

There are several local organizations that offer both formal and informal educational community programming. Thief River Falls Community Education supports ...

Tales of TRF - The Most Norwegian City

We have a strong Norwegian heritage that we love to honor and celebrate. In fact, in 2012, the mayor of Thief River Falls issued a proclamation declaring ...

Tales of TRF - Spend a day, a week or a lifetime

Our community has small town charm with numerous amenities, which has proven to be a selling point for those looking to relocate. People move to Thief ...

Tales of TRF - Spirit of Innovation

Thief River Falls embodies the Spirit of Minnesota in numerous ways. This part of the state is known for its vast beauty and outdoor recreation opportunities. ...

Tales of TRF - Your Outdoor Recreation Destination

Your Outdoor Recreation Destination

Thief River Falls is home to some of the best outdoor recreation opportunities in the state. As the birthplace ...

Tales of TRF - Thief River Falls History

Thief River Falls first developed as a lumber milling town. It also became a major agricultural service area because of the rich soil left by ancient, ...

Tales of TRF - Spend Your Summer Outdoors

Spend Your Summer Outdoors in Thief River Falls: The ultimate guide to fun outdoor attractions & activities Thief River has to offer!