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Best Winter Hikes in the St. Croix Valley

Hikes That Will Make You Wish Winter Would Last Forever Entrance to Interstate Park, Taylors Falls, MN. Photo credit © JJS Photography Why hike the St. Croix Valley in the winter? With summer walkers in hibernation, peace and solitude reign in the woodlands. Busy waters have stilled and are capped with sheets of ice that…
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Winter Weekend Getaway in the St. Croix Valley

Photo credit © Tyler Norenberg 9 Ways to Frolic in the Flakes The St. Croix River Valley knows how to celebrate winter. We welcome the snow, embrace the ice, and become close friends with the cold.  We cordially invite you to emerge from the stuffy indoors and join us in the clean, crisp air of…
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What’s HOT? Our Ski Resorts are OPEN!

Both Trollhaugen Outdoor Recreational Area and Wild Mountain Ski and Snowboard Area are now OPEN! New runs are being added daily, so check their websites for the SNOW REPORTS! New to the sport? Both resorts offer lessons for kids and adults alike. No equipment? No worries. They can cover it all.        …
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Fall Vacation in the St. Croix Valley

THE SECRET REASON TO VISIT THE ST.CROIX VALLEY THIS FALL Picture this…The mini-van is packed and your kids are supplied with enough snacks, drinks, activities and electronics to hopefully last them the hours and hours it will take to get to “Faraway Vacation Destination” . You’ve spent weeks getting ready for this family vacation, gone…
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