More Than Magnificent Views
Long ago, glacial meltwater carved the deep valleys and limestone bluffs of Bluff Country, leaving a beautiful place in Minnesota’s southeastern corner to experience gentle rivers and streams flowing between high wooded bluffs. From gentle canoeing and scenic bikes to popular hikes and historic sites, Bluff Country’s beauty is sure to leave you breathless.
Hike to New Heights
From Red Wing to Winona, there are countless scenic trails to explore featuring stunning overlooks of the Mississippi River Valley and one of the best places in the country to view bald eagles as well as other spring and fall bird migrations.Read More
From paddleboat tours of the Mississippi River, to the Great River Shakespeare Festival, National Eagle Center and Minnesota Marine Art Museum, the Mississippi River Valley offers a plethora of places to stop and explore.Read More
The Root River Trail
The Root River State Trail is a paved 42-mile adventure that begins in Fountain and ends in Houston, with plenty of alluring stops along the way, from the impressive Mystery Cave to several impossibly charming towns.Read More
Music & Art Festivals
Whether you’re a fan of bluegrass, indie rock, symphonies or Shakespeare, there’s never been a better time to visit Winona. So call some friends, pack your bags, and discover one of the Midwest’s most surprising art scenes.Read More
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