Tour #1 - Open Skies

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Cities:

  • Worthington
  • Adrian
  • Edgerton
  • Lake Wilson
  • Slayton
  • Fulda

 

As you stand on the prairie, and you contemplate the vastness, you begin to sense the powerful draw this region had on Native Americans and European settlers. This was a land to explore. A land to settle. An uncluttered, unspoiled land to treasure.

Worthington - Learn about the early pioneer experience of Nobles County Pioneer Village. Antique stores and other intriguing shops. Beautiful Lake Okabena and lakeside parks.

Adrian - Enjoy a fresh taste of spring water at Adrian Springs, first used as a stagecoach stop. Magnificent St. Adrian's Catholic Church. Prairie Winds Zoo's large selection of reptiles and mammals.

Edgerton - Small "village" of Dutch heritage. Working windmill. Delicious ethnic food and unique ethnic gift shops.

Lake Wilson - Great fishing, Buffalo Ridge geographic phenomenon and dynamic buffalo sculpture.

Slayton - Fun and good times at Lake Shetek playground. The Lake Shetek Monument honors area pioneers. Walk through the Wornson Log Cabin on county museum grounds.

Fulda - Civil War cannon, Civil War statue and G.A.R. Memorial, St. Gabriel's Catholic church. Historic First National Bank building. Antique stores and intriguing shops.