“The Emigrants” Itinerary

Chisago Lakes is often noted for its Scandinavian heritage, especially the world-famous series The Emigrants, written by Swedish author Vilhelm Moberg in the 1940s. Moberg’s stories follow a fictional family who settled in this region. Read on to experience your own version of “The Emigrants” journey in Chisago Lakes!

What to Bring

Wallet, camera, walking shoes, clothing layers, picnic blanket and your imagination!

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