We stayed at Big River Resort - cleverly named after the Mississippi River. Wabasha, Minnesota is about 80 miles Southeast of Minneapolis. Like most of the midwest, it's surrounded by beautiful farms, lakes and rivers.
|This is one of five eagles that have been raised here in captivity. They were all previously injured, so they could never survive on their own...but they are very well taken care of ...and quite spoiled!|
|In Minneapolis, we took a walk along the river near St. Anthony Falls|
|Downtown Minneapolis Skyline seen from the Stone Arch Bridge that spans the Mississippi|
Same shot, Different view.
|The Mall of America is huge! Besides having over 500 stores, there is an amuzement park, aquarium and several hotels all located in the mall.|
|We had to visit the Spam Museum in Austin, MN. Linda was in heaven.....|
|Red Wing, Minnesota is home to Red Wing Shoe Company. At size 638D, it's the worlds largest boot!|
|Our campsite was nicely manicured with a view overlooking the soybean fields.|