Around the Area

Mississippi bluff country delights

In one of the most scenic and historic areas of Minnesota and the Upper Midwest, four colorful cities have joined together to increase your traveling enjoyment. Explore Mississippi Bluffs promotes the natural beauty of southeastern Minnesota.

The Great River Road: one of America’s most scenic byways

Rolling down the Mighty Mississippi River on the famous Great River Road (Highway 61) and moving into southeastern Minnesota’s Historic Bluff Country, you’ll be charmed by the unexpected pleasures and comforts found in Red Wing,Wabasha and Lanesboro as well as Winona.

Just across the river

La Crosse County’s stunning landscape comes with abundant recreational opportunities, from every imaginable water sport to hiking, biking, fishing, hunting and more. La Crosse County offers an excellent variety of shopping, dining, and hospitality options, and the area boasts a rich cultural scene for lovers of art, music and theatre. Check out Explore La Crosse for full regional information on the Wisconsin river valley.