Tag: Hidden Gem

On the shore of Lake Washington, Westwood Marina is a local favorite for fisherman and families. A full grill and bar menu.
Wildwood County Park, located just north of St. Clair, is one of the Mankato area's best kept secrets.
Justin and Jenna Rinehart, owners of Nicollet Bike Shop in Mankato are busy growing and serving the region's cycling community.
Mankato Area native, Dan Lee, talks about his adventures on a stand up paddle board down the entire length of the Mississippi River.
Rick Pepper takes us along on his photo-shoot south of Mankato to explore Triple Falls, another of the region's little known hidden gems
Indian Island Winery, located south of Janesville in the middle of Minnesota farm country, is a relaxing destination complete with live music and a full menu on the weekend.
Chankaska Winery offers wine grown from their own grapes as well as their own distilled spirits.
Javens Family Vineyard and Winery, located just east of Mankato, offers wines from locally grown, cold-hearty grapes.
Rasmussen Woods, just off of Stoltzman Road in Mankato, is a nature sanctuary nestled in the heart of the city.
Williams Nature Center, a 65 acre wooded park just a few miles southwest of Mankato offers 1.5 miles of paved trails including two scenic overlooks.

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