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More Than A Daytrip

The St. Croix Valley Welcomes You!

You’ll need more than just a day trip to discover all the things to do in Taylors Falls, St. Croix Falls, and the surrounding areas. Our twin towns border two states, and our region hosts four state parks and one national scenic riverway. We have hiking, biking, kayaking, family adventure and more.

 

Find Us!

The St. Croix Valley towns of Taylors Falls, MN & St. Croix Falls, WI are nestled on either side of the wild and scenic St. Croix River just one hour north of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul.

Adventure Awaits!

For starters, we have ALL of the adventures 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!

Insider's tips

Summer is Not Canceled

20 Stay-Safe Activities in the St. Croix Valley

Summer travel might look a little different this year, but it’s not a total wash. In fact, it’s the perfect time to immerse yourself into activities that may have fallen off your radar when life was packed too full.

Our area is open and ready to welcome our visitors back. Our area attractions and businesses take your safety seriously and have been working diligently to create safe spaces for our visitors. The time is right to create new chapters in our stories together and make amazing memories!

Motorcycle Routes

Scenic Drives in the St. Croix Valley

As every rider knows, the joy is in the journey as much as it is in the destination. Whether you’re up for a solo ride, or planning an epic group event, you’ll want to mark your calendar for a trip to the St. Croix Valley.

Your Summer Bucket List is Here!

50 things to add to your summer bucket list!

We are summer dreaming like never before and we’ve got your list ready for summer adventure. We are just a short drive from the Twin Cities metro–perfect to be the first place to visit this summer!

Upcoming Signature Events

PLEASE NOTE THAT UPCOMING EVENTS MAY BE AFFECTED BY THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC. WE WILL TRY OUR BEST TO KEEP OUR EVENT CALENDAR AS UP TO DATE AS POSSIBLE.

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