- The list below includes 58 free or cheap things to do in or near Cannon Falls, Minnesota, including 93 different types of inexpensive activities like Hiking Trails, History Museums, Farms & Ranches and Farmers Markets.
- From Cannon Valley Trail to Ferndale Market, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Cannon Falls and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Hastings, Red Wing, Lakeville and Northfield.
Cannon Valley Trail is a paved trail with a scenic view that runs from Cannon Falls to Red Wing. It is ideal for hiking, biking, and rollerblading. It is mostly level and fairly shaded. There are a lot of rest stops and benches along the way.
Ferndale Market is a farmer's market that provides a variety of locally grown produce, meat and dairy. The market is partnered with almost 100 local independent farmers and food producers and hosts a variety of special events.
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206 West Mill Street, Cannon Falls, MN 55009 MoreLess Info
Opened in 1980, Cannon Falls Area Historical Museum is in the city's old 'Firemen's Hall', a building constructed in 1888. The museum offers glimpse of Cannon Falls's rich history, from its founding by the Freeborns in 1854 up to the present day.
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615 N 5th Street, Cannon Falls, MN 55009 MoreLess Info
Cannon Falls Canoe & Bike Rental is a rental company that supports activities such as rafting, biking, kayaking, and canoeing. The company has used equipment for sale and is situated nearby the Cannon Valley Bike Trail.
A space of quiet meditation and contemplation on the Carleton College Campus, Joryo-en Japanese Garden welcomes visitors. A combination of lichen-covered rocks, carefully-placed bushes, and intentional landscaping, the garden embodies the principles of Zen.
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100 S College Street, Northfield, MN 55057 MoreLess Info
Carleton College Cowling Arboretum or 'arb' are acres of land next to Carleton College. It is divided into upper and lower arb. The upper arb which is closer to the campus and Northfield residents has trials for bike use, while the lower arb has primary conservation and educational importance.
Northfield Historical Society Museum preserves the history of Northfield Minnesota such as the attempted bank robbery of Jesse James and his outlaw band in 1876. Exhibits include actual artifacts and photographs of the incident.
The Contented Cow is a British style pub offering a rotating stock of beers on tap. A limited assortment of food is also available with a larger availability at the nearby Indian restaurant Chapati, the pub's sister property.
A museum devoted to 'encouraging curiosity about the world,' Depot Diner...a musuem has a wide variety of collections of artifacts from human and natural history. The museum features more than 30 exhibits in three halls.