Gordy’s Hi-Hat opens for the season on first day of spring

Gordy’s Hi-Hat opens for its 56th year on the first day of spring, Sunday March 20. Gordy’s Hi-Hat, located in Cloquet, Minnesota, was opened in 1960 by Gordy and Marilyn Lundquist and is still owned and operated by the Lundquist family. The annual opening is one of the first real signs of spring here in Minnesota, … [ Read more]

Happy Days at Gordy’s Hi-Hat

Visiting Minnesota’s beloved burger joint I get excited when I see Black Bear Casino. It means I’m close. I skipped breakfast to start my drive north on Interstate 35 through the early fog. I passed the usual landmarks along the way: the Forest Lake interstate merge and the North Branch Outlet Mall, which signals I’m … [ Read more]