Red Wing Golf Course – Short and Sweet

“Those who love to play among the trees, inundated by nature, will enjoy the walks and rides up and down these fairways and the views of the bluffs constantly remind you just how close you are to the mighty Mississippi River.” Red Wing Golf Course – Short and Sweet

MN Parent: 3 Epic Family Road Trips

Situated on a wide, scenic section of the Mississippi River in southern Minnesota, this city’s historic downtown, breathtaking natural-bluff vistas and kid-friendly activities make it an excellent destination for families. (And it’s only an hour drive from the Twin Cities.) Red Wing makes the list.