Red Wing is an award-winning town of about 16,000 in southeastern Minnesota. Red Wing has a strong and beautiful downtown. It also has an impressive economic base with several recognizable manufacturers, plus the nearby Treasure Island Resort and Casino. The town had an early heyday as a stop for steamboats on the river and for its rich farm land.
Red Wing is a picturesque city nestled in the Mississippi River Valley. It brims with historic charm and natural beauty, all complemented by interesting shops and restaurants that draw visitors from around the world. Red Wing’s abundant year round outdoor recreation draws visitors with diverse interests to bird watch, hike and bike, sail and fish, golf, ski and snowmobile, rock climb, enjoy the views and more. Photo of Lock and Dam No. 3 Red Wing, Minnesota, courtesy of Wikipedia and the United States Geological Survey (public domain).