A long-standing local original cafe known for its homemade pies. Located next to the Rapidan Dam.
The Rapidan Dam is an active, hydro-electric dam situated on the Blue Earth River.
Rapidan Dam Park, a few miles west of Rapidan, is adjacent to the Rapidan Dam and the locally famous Rapidan Dam Cafe & Store.
The Red Jacket Trail, south of Mankato, formally begins at Indian Creek Road where it continues from the West Mankato Trail and ends near the town of Rapidan.