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KARE 11 Sports KAREavan stops by Mankato

Day 2 of the KARE 11 Sports KAREavan was a trip south down Highway 169 to Mankato.

MANKATO, Minn. -- Wet weather doesn’t stop the KARE 11 Sports KAREavan. Today the team heads to Mankato for a day of fun!

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No longer are the Vikings holding their annual training camp there, but the city still has so much to offer. Stops to the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota, Mankato Brewery, and the Kato Escape Room were highlights, but there was also a visit to The Paw, an amazing resort for dogs.

Mom and Pop’s Ice Cream Shop in Mankato. (Photo: KARE 11)

And speaking of dogs, the Mankato MoonDogs have a brand new field and a season that starts later this month. That was worth a stop. And what visit to Mankato is complete without a stop for some ice cream at the elite Mom and Pop’s Ice Cream Shop?

Wednesday, the KARE 11 Sports KAREavan rolls down the river to Red Wing.