We are just 20 min from Historic Lanesboro, MN, the heart of southeast Minnesota's Bluff Country. Located 1.3 miles off of Highway 30 in Pilot Mound, MN.
Estimated Driving Times from:
Rochester, MN 45 min
LaCrosse, WI 60 min
Decorah, IA 1 hour 10 min
Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport 2 hours
20 min to a slice of pie at the famous Aroma Pie Shop in Whalan.
Welcome to the Aroma Pie Shop, located in Whalan, 4 1/2 miles east of Lanesboro in beautiful Southeast Minnesota. We've been serving up fresh, homemade pies for 25 years. The Aroma Pie Shop is a perfect rest stop for bikers on the Root River Bike Trail. Here you can take a break, have lunch, pie, ice cream. Our screened in porch gives you a view of the town and bike path, and a special treat--hummingbirds drinking at our feeders.
Old Village Hall Restaurantoldvillagehall.com
The Old Village Hall Restaurant & Pub in Lanesboro, MN is nestled in the heart of bluff country. Join us for a fine dining experience in a casual setting. Dine on the spacious deck overlooking the Root Rive Bike Trail or in the cozy upstairs dining room. Enjoy our homemade breads, soups and fine entree choices, but remember, our menu changes seasonally, so come and try our most current dishes. There is always a delicious variety of desserts.
Riverside on the Root is a full service restaurant overlooking the Root River and downtown Lanesboro’s old railroad trestle bridge.
Located directly on the Root River State Trail, Riverside on the Root has indoor seating for fifty people and outdoor seating for one hundred, Riverside on the Root can accommodate almost any group.
American Bar & Eats. On the Crunchy Side features one of the most unique and authentic dining experiences available anywhere. Come and enjoy a hearty meal, then satisfy your hunger for entertainment with live music, dances, darts, pool, and a variety of other activities. The bar prices are quite exceptional.
Hungry for a home-cooked meal? We are located in downtown Harmony and offer a full line of breakfasts, omelettes, homemade cinnamon and dinner rolls, burgers and sandwiches, plus daily lunch specials with real mashed potatoes, vegetables and salad. We also offer homemade soups and are known for our pie!
You can't miss this quaint restaurant with its red and white striped awning on main street Harmony. The Village Square offers lunch and dinner specials along with homemade pies, soup, pizza, hand patted burgers, appetizers, specialty salads and Chocolate Shoppe Ice Cream, all in a friendly hometown atmosphere.Come on in and let us impress you and your family.
Norsland Lefse has been producing traditional lefse for nearly a quarter century, and is your one-stop resource for other fine Scandinavian treats, delivered to you from our facility in Rushford, Minnesota, a small town based in SE Minnesota, nestled in beautiful bluff country on the Root River. Lefse is a traditional food of the Christmas holidays, but it is also becoming a popular treat year-round. Norsland Lefse is made with four ingredients -- real potatoes, flour, salt and vegetable oil; NO preservatives to ensure it tastes just like Grandma's! Located near the Root River Bike Trail - a pleasant way to spend the day. If you have a large group or bus tour, please call ahead.
10 minutes to Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center, Lanesboro, MN.
Nestled amid the hardwood forests and river bluffs of southeast Minnesota, Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center strives to provide inspiring experiences which connect people of all ages to each other and the natural world. Whether you are a student in our K-12 overnight program, a family hitting the High Ropes Course on a summer day or an adult trying a new outdoor skill, there is learning and discovery to be had!
15 minutes to Commonweal Theatre.
The beautiful Commonweal Theatre facility opened in July 2007. Located on Lanesboro’s historic main street, the theatre offers patrons a comfortable, intimate experience in a 200-seat house. The exterior façade recreates three charming Lanesboro shop fronts and the interior design, created by Lanesboro artist Karl Unnasch, focuses on the natural beauty and history of the region with barn doors acting as bathroom stalls, stone walls mirroring the surrounding bluffs, concrete floors reflecting the building’s prior life as a cheese factory, and seats reclaimed from the original Guthrie Theater.
15 minutes to Lanesboro Arts Center.
Nestled in the valley of southeast Minnesota’s Root River, Lanesboro is a small town with a unique atmosphere that is part European hamlet, part tourist destination and part farm town.
One of Top Ten Rated Caves in the U.S. featuring a 60 foot waterfall, stalactites and stalagmites, ancient fossils, crystal wedding chapel, one hour guided tours, picnic grounds, gemstone mining, a gift shop, and much more. Two miles south of Harmony on 139 then two miles west. Call us at (507)-886-6606 or 1-800-837-6606
15 min to Root River Bike Trail, nearby trail towns include Fountain, Preston, Lanesboro, Whalan, Peterson & Rushford.
The Root River and Harmony-Preston Valley Trails. This 60-mile paved trail network meanders along the Root River amid 300-foot bluffs, attracting thousands of outdoor enthusiasts each season.
Maple Valley Golf Course has been heralded as the most beautiful golf course in Southeastern Minnesota. Surrounded on three sides by limestone bluffs and the Root River, it gives the course a natural difficulty. Whether it is teeing off of the 50 foot drop on hole 3 to the green below, or being surrounded by water hazards on all sides of hole 15, mother nature has done well, making your job both difficult and gorgeous. Having been named the #1 Golf Course in Southeast Minnesota by Rochester Magazine in '98, '99, '01, '03, '04 and '05, we guarantee you won't be disappointed!
St. Charles Golf Club is an 18 hole golf facility that features 6,237 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71 . The course rating is 69.6 and it has a slope rating of 117.
Designed by Wayne Idso, the St. Charles golf course opened in 1991 and also features: A driving range you can sharpen your skills on, banquet facilities to host your group and our Bogey's Restaurant and Bar you can relax in after your round.
Welcome to Avian Acres' Wild Bird Supply, Your Backyard Birding Headquarters! Plan to visit our enchanting country store just 2 miles from downtown Lanesboro, Minnesota. Discover the freshest custom seed mixes as well as unique birdfeeders and accessories. This year bring your camera and come celebrate our 20th year with us. An enjoyable time you'll long remember!
Rediscover local flavor with grab-and-go treats and trail food, locally sourced dairy, bread, lefse, meat, eggs, honey and fresh produce. Find locally handcrafted jewelry, fishing gear, quilts and home goods, plus essentials for campers and travelers.