Day 7 – Red Wing to Winona – 70 miles

Highlights today –

The bluffs continue as we enjoy amazing views of the river and have our hilliest day with a total of 4,727 feet of up and down elevation change. View Lock and Dam #4 and #5, sit and enjoy Lake Pepin, visit Pepin Heights Apple Orchard, watch the eagle show at the National Eagle Center, climb the 600 steps at John A. Latsch State Park for amazing views of the river valley.

Lake City

  • Lake Pepin is the 1922 birthplace of waterskiing
  • Home to the Haralson apple

Reads Landing

  • Home of Wabasha County History Museum
  • Read’s Landing Brewing Company

Wabasha

  • Home to the 1993 film Grumpy Old Men
  • National Eagle Center Kellogg
  • Kellogg – Weaver Dunes Scientific and Natural Area