The vantage point up high is amazing for kids and adults!

Point of interest"5 tips for Hiking with Kids"

Hit the trails! 5 plan-ahead tips to make family hikes fun, memorable, and safe.
We are always looking for things to do as a family. Some of our best times together are spent on hiking trails, and there are plenty to choose from right near our St. Croix Valley home. Taylors Falls, MN, St. Croix Falls, WI and the...  See more

Plan to celebrate spring in the St. Croix Valley!

Break out your bikes, bring the family, and get outside after a long winter!




We want to share what makes us special!

For starters, we have ALL of the adventure without the long drive. Here you can enjoy hiking, biking, skiing, live music, waterparks, zip lines, boating, fishing sightseeing, arts, shopping, dining, and much more; all within a 45 minute drive from the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul. Plan to stay overnight. We are not just for day trips anymore!


Kayaking on the St Croix River
What's Hot

The early spring melt. That’s WHAT’S HOT! Spring has come early to MN/WI and we can’t wait to get our summer activities started.

Running the trails
Signature Events

Mark your calendar! We’ve got fantastic area events that celebrate our history, community, and our natural resources.

We're Social

Follow us on Facebook, and watch for us to appear on other social networking sites! We are here to give you the scoop on all the exciting things happening in the St. Croix Valley!! Go to Facebook here.