Turning Waters Bed, Breakfast & Brewery

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Travel to Wabasha, Home of the Grumpy Old Men Festival, in Southern Minnesota, and experience one of the oldest cities on the entire upper Mississippi River. Founded in 1830, Wabasha has been named the oldest city in Minnesota on the west side of the Mississippi River. Located in what is called the Driftless Region, Wabasha has incredible backdrops of bluffs, valleys, the river and more for you to enjoy. Wabasha was named after Chief Wapashaw, and the rich history of the downtown area is present in the many historic buildings that remain. Choose lodging at Turning Waters Bed, Breakfast & Brewery for your Wabasha getaway. Voted 3 years in a row as Minnesota’s BEST B&B and Romantic Getaway!  Turning Waters B&B is one of the top Midwest Independent Inns and Brenda, your innkeeper, welcomes you to her home.

Looking for travel beyond Southern Minnesota?  Turning Waters Travel is now able to help take you beyond Wabasha, MN,  and explore regions all over the world.   Bucket list adventure travel, volunteerism travel, river cruising, ocean cruises, or exploration in Iceland, Antarctica, Italy, Ireland, Scotland, Dominican Republic, Mexico, South Africa and beyond, Brenda Pearson is your travel advisor for destinations beyond her top rated Midwest Inn bed and breakfast and brewery.

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Wabasha-Kellogg Chamber of Commerce

Looking for other things to do in Wabasha during your stay? Check out the Wabasha-Kellogg Chamber of Commerce website for events, shopping and more! Plan ahead for special events like the Grumpy Old Men Festival, Wabasha Riverboat Days, SeptOberfest & Old Fashioned Christmas…

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Broken Paddle Guiding

The premier kayak and outdoor education guiding company on the Upper Mississippi River, offering kayak tours in Wabasha, Lake City, Winona, and Red Wing. Your connection to the wild waters and natural beauty of the Mississippi River’s tributaries and backwaters channels. Allow the expert guides and naturalists from our friends at Broken Paddle Guiding to take you on a kayak tour through the backwaters of the Mississippi to see its true uninhabited beauty.

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