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TOURS, MUSEUMS & HISTORIC SITES
  

Take in the many historic sites, from historic landmarks and

buildings, to statues and museums.  There are also several

scenic and historic tours available in the area (guided or

self-guided).  Click HERE for a more complete list.

Lindström &

Chisago Lakes Area

 
Chisago County Historical Society

Museum features an extensive variety of permanent and

rotating collections that highlight the area's heritage.  A gift

shop and research libary is also on site.

  

Gammelgarden Museum

 

20880 Olinda Trail N

Scandia, MN

 
Ironhorse Central Railroad Park

By appointment only.  Enjoy a 1.5 mile scenic, full-sized

train ride, see over 25 pieces of railroad equipment, over

100,000 artifacts, and much more.

24980 Morgan Ave

Chisago City, MN

 
Swedish Barn Quilt Trail 

 

Chisago Lakes Area 
Taylors Falls Scenic Boat Tours

 

  
   
ART & THEATRE
  
Festival Theatre

 

210 N. Washington

St. Croix Falls WI

 
Franconia Sculpture Park

 

29836 St. Croix Trail

Franconia, MN

 
Minnesota Potters Tour

 

Chisago Lakes Area 
   
WINERIES, VINEYARDS & BREWERIES
  
Winehaven Winery

 

9757 292nd St

Chisago City, MN

 
Wild Mountain Winery

 

16906 Wild Mountain Rd

Taylors Falls, MN

 
Rustic Roots Winery

 

  
Uncommon Loon

 

  
Three Rivers Wine Trail

 

Lindstrom to Red Wing areas 
   
GARDENS, ORCHARDS, PUMPKIN PATCHES
& FARMERS MARKETS
  
Lindstrom Farmers Market

 

13060 Lake Blvd

Lindström MN

 
Chisago City Farmers Market

 

  
Franconia Art & Farmers Market

 

  
Panola Valley Gardens

Gorgeous gardens, cobblestone paths, fountains & more.

A beautiful & popular event venue.  Make reservations to

enjoy afternoon tea in the summer months.

26026 Olinda Trl

Lindström, MN

 
Pleasant Valley Orchard

 

17325 Pleasant Valley Rd

Shafer MN

 
Lendt's Pumpkin Patch

 

 

 

 
   
FARMS & CORN MAZES
  
Shafer Corn Maze

This well-known corn maze is in the process of relocating.

Check their Facebook page for updates.

Shafer, MN 
Slattengren Farms

10 acre corn maze with a scavanger hunt & corn trivia.

Open in the fall.  Maple syrup & pumpkin farm.

28776 St. Croix Trail

Shafer, MN

651-257-4170
   
STABLES
  
Sunborn Stables

 

24110 Morgan Ave

Chisago City

 
Oasis Equestrian Center

 

 

 
   
WATER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES, HIKING & MORE
  

Captain Shawn's Rentals

 

 

 

Sunrise River Tubing

 

 

 

Wild Mountain Camp/Ski/Water Park

 

37200 Wild Mountain Rd

Taylors Falls, MN

651-465-6365

Wild River State Park Canoe & Shuttle

 

  

Taylors Falls Canoe & Kayak Rental

 

 

 
For more information on lakes & fishing click HERE.  
For more information on parks & trails click HERE.  
For more information on camping click HERE.  
   
GOLF COURSES, PICKLEBALL &
TENNIS COURTS
  
Chisago Lakes Golf

A public, 18-hole course with excellent greens.  Cart rental,

practice range, pro-shop, restaurant/bar, etc.

12976 292nd St

Lindstrom, MN 

 
Chisago Lakes Tennis Courts

Located outdoors on the west end of the Chisago Lakes

Middle School property, just 1 block north of Highway 8.

Multiple tennis & pickleball courts are generally available.

30600 Block of Irene Ave.

Lindstrom, MN

 
Wildcat Community Center

Indoor Pickleball courts.  See open gym schedule.

Monthly & yearly memberships available.  Non-members

can pay a daily user fee.  The courts can accommodate

volleyball, tennis, pickleball, basketball, and batting cages.

Indoor walking track, cardio & weight rooms, fitness classes,

and more.

29330 Olinda Trail

Lindstrom, MN

 

 

  
WINTER SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
  
Chisago Lakes Ice Arena

Open skating or ice time must be scheduled in advance.

Email for questions or to schedule ice time:

[email protected]

12740 292nd Street

Lindstrom, MN

 
Chuckie Lundquist Memorial Park & Ice Rink

This park features a leisure rink, hockey rink, warming house,

& access to snowmobile trails.  For safety reasons, hockey

play is not allowed on the leisure rinks at any time.  Click the

link for rink hours, weather related closures & more.

10940 Stinson Ave.

Chisago City, MN

 
Franconia Ice Rink

Located at the famous Fronconia Sculpture Park, this ice rink 

is free & open to the public.  Click above link for hours, 

amenities, & more.

29836 St. Croix Trail N.

Shafer, MN

651-257-6668
Snowmobiling DNR Maps

Maps, trail conditions, sled registration, rules & regulations,

new rider info & certification, & more.

Minnesota 
Wild River Snowmobile Club

Find resources, maps, grooming info & more.

Chisago Lakes Area 
Wild Mountain

Downhill skiing, snowboarding & snow tubing.

Lessons & equipment rental available.

37200 Wild Mountain Rd.

Taylors Falls, MN

651-465-6365
   
MISCELLANEOUS ACTIVITIES
  
Geocaching

Geocaching is a type of global treasure hunt of people

looking for caches, or hidden stashes of objects. Geocaching

may also be described as a series of hide-and-seek games,

where hiders provide online clues for seekers.

Chisago Lakes Area Parks 
Letter Boxing

Letterboxing is an intriguing “treasure hunt” style outdoor

activity. Letterboxers hide small, weatherproof boxes in

publicly-accessible places (like parks) and post clues to

finding the box online on one of several Web sites.

Chisago Lakes Area Parks