17 Things to do in Taylors Falls MN

Minnesota's favorite day trip destination with tons of great things to do. If you know where to look!

St Croix River Valley


Discover hidden trails, ancient rock formations, and breathtaking waterfalls. Or paddle along the river!

Interstate Park


Hiking at Interstate State Park in MN or WI. Find epic overlooks or stand inside the largest glacial pothole. 

Rock Climbing


The St Croix River Cliffs are the perfect spot for beginner through advanced rock climbers!

St. Croix Scenic Boat Tours


Ride down the River on a boat tour. Learn  from experience guides about the history.

Wild Mountain Waterpark


Lazy Rivers, Water Slides, an epic alpine slide. Plus so much more. It's a great way to cool off over the summer!

Visit a Winery 


Taylors Falls has three great wineries in the area. My personal favorite, Chatue St Croix.

Franconia Sculpture Garden


The gardens are completely free and open all year long. With larger-than-life creations, they are so much fun to explore.

Osceola St. Croix River Train


Ride the train, meet the conductor, and have some fun! Funning Summer and Fall, don't forget to check out their Pizza car.

Find the Waterfall


Just across the border, is the stunning Wilkie Glen and Cascade Falls. Dip your toes in or bring a picnic.

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Continue reading for a step-by-step guide to planning a trip. Filled with great ideas on where to eat, where to stay, and other fun activities you can do year-round.