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Picture of the Day: Lake Pepin Overlook

Looking down on Lake Pepin from Maiden Rock Bluff (overlook picture #3 of 13, taken Aug 2010). See more Photos here. Lake Pepin from Maiden Rock Bluff

By |August 20th, 2014|Photo of the Day|1 Comment

Picture of the Day: Lake Pepin

Looking north up Lake Pepin, from the Wisconsin shore (photo taken July 2010). See more Photos here. Lake Pepin, from the Wisconsin shore

By |August 7th, 2013|Photo of the Day|0 Comments

Picture of the Day: Lake Pepin in Winter

Winter is about over, such as it was this year, so I'll probably switch away from the snow and ice pictures--after just one more. Lake Pepin is a natural lake in the main channel of the Mississippi River that extends about 22 miles from Red Wing, Minnesota to Wabasha, Minnesota. It's one of the spots

By |February 22nd, 2012|Photo of the Day|0 Comments

Minnesota’s Great River Road

Views of the Mississippi River from Minnesota.

By |April 7th, 2011|Of Places|0 Comments

Winter along the Mississippi River

The Upper Mississippi River is a great place to visit any time of year, it's just that some seasons require an extra layer or two of clothing.

By |April 4th, 2011|Of Seasons|0 Comments

Bay City

Population (2010) 500 Introduction Once the center of a large commercial fishing operation, Bay City today is primarily a residential community, with less tourism than some of its neighbors along Lake Pepin. History Mr. A.C. Morton was the first known European to arrive at the future village site; he built a home in 1855. A.J.

By |January 17th, 2011|Wisconsin|0 Comments