Getting on the River
You can’t rent a boat around here, but you can pay someone else for a ride. The Pearl of the Lake (100 Central Point Rd.; 651.345.5188) is a paddlewheel replica that offers 90-minute cruises on Lake Pepin from April through October.
If you’d rather get out on a smaller boat, perhaps one with a sail, book a cruise with GEM Sailing; they offer custom tours of 2 hours or longer.
**Lake City is covered in Small Town Pleasures and Road Tripping Along the Great River Road, Vol. 1. Click the link above for more. Disclosure: This website may be compensated for linking to other sites or for sales of products we link to.
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