Nestled along the banks of Lake Pepin and the Mississippi River, is Minnesota’s Southshore — Lake City.

In southeastern Minnesota our dramatic landscapes, laid-back cultural and recreational activities rival most travel destinations, with a long summer season, warmer water, slower pace and none of the crowds. Enjoy boating, golfing, snowmobiling, browsing our quaint shops and fine galleries… or just chilling in a hammock. Join us for four seasons of family fun, romantic getaways or adventures with friends.

Things to Do

Sight-seeing in Lake City and Lake Pepin offers endless adventures.

Dining

Award-winning cuisine on the lake or small-town cafes.

Shops

Treasures await you here. We know you’ll find what you seek!

Lodging

Deluxe suites to affordable hotels to lakeside camprounds.

Water Ski Days

Water Ski Days will be back in 2021! More details forthcoming, and subject to change due to the changing nature of Covid-19 regulations. Follow Water Ski Days on Facebook for […]

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