1,000’s of MN Educators, Group Leaders & Consumers trust our GUIDES for Planning!
The group activities they plan involve more than 1.25 million students, children and adults!
Over the past 15 years HaveFunBiking and the MN Field Trip Library have published trusted resources that educators, group planners and consumer bikers and travelers consistently rely on.
We publish 3 guides that serve 7 unique markets – from group travel to education to healthy adventures!
ABOUT THE 3 GUIDES
FOR BIKE & HIKE ENTHUSIASTS, LEISURE TRAVEL CONSUMERS, CLUB/GROUP LEADERS
MN BIKE/HIKE GUIDE
500,000 Downloads and Reads
Have Fun Biking’s MN BIKE/HIKE GUIDE is published x4 per year (December, March, June & September) and specializes in biking & hiking trail maps and biking resources (like the Alexandria Bike Trail Map showing above). Have Fun Biking’s Guide effectively promotes communities and their businesses serving the users of these biking and hiking trails all year long. These were very popular in 2020 with so many people adventuring outdoors!
In 2020, more than 500,000 Bike/Hike Guides have been downloaded, in addition to the thousands in print that were distributed statewide.
The Guides are available in both print and digitally, and are used by bikers, families, groups, clubs, couples, and individuals.
FOR LEISURE TRAVEL CONSUMERS, CLUB/GROUP LEADERS
LetsDoMN HEALTHY ADVENTURES GUIDE
200,000 Downloads and Reads
Adventure Partners’ LetsDoMN HEALTHY ADVENTURES GUIDE is published annually (April) and specializes in all types of outdoor and indoor activities enjoyed by adventurous consumers – families, couples, individuals, clubs and groups. The LetsDoMN Guide promotes attractions, events and adventures in communities statewide.
The Guides are available in both print and digitally, and 2020 is the first year of this publication.
FOR EDUCATORS, GROUP LEADERS, GROUP TOUR/TRAVEL OPERATORS, LEISURE CONSUMERS
MN Field Trip & Group Travel GUIDE
65,000 Downloads and Reads
Now in its 8th year, the annual MN Field Trip Guide has proven to be an exceptionally popular directory with educators, group leaders, tour operators, planners of educational & recreational field trips and group activities (all ages). Their activities affect more than 1.25 million students, youth and adults! In addition to our distribution of printed guides, thousands of guides are downloaded – averaging more than 7 minutes per each read.
“Our staff LOVES the Field Trip & Group Travel Guide. We use it at every planning meeting – it gives us so many ideas.”
This year we are expanding our outreach of this Guide to many more group tour operators in the upper midwest and nationwide.
SAMPLE ITINERARIES(similar to the one shown above) will be included for participating Communities & CVB’s with attractions, events and hospitality service business (hotels, restaurants, etc) that travel planners want to read about as they create their tours. Itineraries with proven “group friendly” travel activities make their jobs much more pleasant!
As we get closer to a viable vaccine for Covid-19, professional tour planners tell us that their bus tour customers are eager to start traveling again. The America Bus Association projects from their surveys that more than 70% of all bus tours hope to be up and running again by early summer 2021.
2021 AD RATES & SPECS FOR THE 3 GUIDES
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DISPLAY AD DUE DATES
We’re rolling, so ASAP is best for sending in your ad(s)! Scroll down for the dates…
When you have your ad(s) ready, use the IMAGES & UPDATES Form. (found in the BACK OFFICE which is on every webpage)
2021 PUBLISHING DATES FOR GUIDES – 6 ISSUES
1. HAVE FUN BIKING/HIKING GUIDE – Spring
Ads Due February 1, 2021
Published March 1, 2021
2. LetsDoMN HEALTHY ADVENTURES GUIDE – Annual
Ads Due March 1, 2021
Published April 1, 2021
3. HAVE FUN BIKING/HIKING GUIDE – Summer
Ads Due May 1, 2021
Published June 1, 2021
4. MN Field Trip & Travel GUIDE – Annual
Ads Due July 1, 2021
Published August 1, 2021
5. HAVE FUN BIKING/HIKING GUIDE – Fall
Ads Due August 1, 2021
Published September 1, 2021
6. HAVE FUN BIKING/HIKING GUIDE – Winter
Ads Due November 1, 2020
Published December 1, 2020
TERMS, BILLING & PAYMENT
After determining your program and payment terms with us, you will be invoiced.
Payment will be due based on agreed-upon terms:
Full payment at the time of invoice, or
Quarterly or monthly payments – based on payment structure agreement.
To pay by check or credit card, go to SECURE PAYMENT on our website.
The link to this webpage is always in the BACK OFFICE.
For questions, and to reserve your ad space, please contact: