From Downtown La Crosse, take the Cass St. Bridge over the Mississippi River and continue–just three easy miles from downtown La Crosse–You will find the city of La Crescent. The area is renowned for river bluff scenery and beautiful apple orchards. Bordered by the Mississippi River and apple orchard covered bluffs, this growing community is well worth a visit.
La Crescent is a gateway to the scenic beauty of Southeastern Minnesota and is uniquely located on three designated scenic byways – Apple Blossom Scenic Drive, Historic Bluff Country Scenic Byway, and the Great River Road in Minnesota.
Take a drive up Apple Blossom Scenic Drive to see one of the two most beautiful scenic overlooks in Minnesota.
Enjoy gift shops, apple stands, flower shops and restaurants. The La Crescent businesses take pride in offering many quality products that can only be found in the “Apple Capital of Minnesota”.