Lanesboro, on the Historic Bluff Country National Scenic Byway, is considered the hidden gem of Southeastern Minnesota. Declared one of America’s top 12 Small Art Towns, it’s been 150 years since the little settlement nestled in the bluffs of the Root River Valley began. The 19th century downtown, a picturesque hub of activity, is home to a wide variety of Bed and Breakfast Inns, giving Lanesboro the title the Bed and Breakfast Capital of Minnesota. You can visit year round to experience the leisurely, peaceful, inspiring atmosphere of the town, to completely relax and rejuvenate. While here, enjoy the many arts offerings, live theater, destination distinctive restaurants and shops. The energetic can participate in a variety of tours or take a float trip on the Root River.