August/September 2020

Now, more than ever, the importance of supporting local shops, restaurants and service providers makes this Best of St. Croix Valley issue a keeper!

Food and drink set for a picnic.

Perfect places for a picnic and the essentials you should pack.

 
A train on the Osceola & St. Croix Valley Railway

Experience a train's-eye view of the St. Croix River Bluffs on the Osceola & St. Croix River Railway.

 
A mother and child cook together.

Experts from Stillwater’s Mathnasium weigh in on how to keep kids engaged in education during the summer.

 
A camper van at Wild River State Park

Evening paddles, cabin camping, pizza picnics and more.

 
Hudson Flower Shop

Tips on bridal bouquets and houseplants from Hudson Flower Shop.

 
Instructor Jess Alenov teaches a yoga class at Riverfront Athletic Club

Riverfront Athletic Club yoga instructor Jess Alenov talks about a flexible range of classes.

 
A living room featuring midcentury modern design.

Midcentury modern seems to be a style that’s never fallen out of style.

 
A Blackberry Smash cocktail from Brick & Bourbon

You’ve voted for your favorite restaurants in the St. Croix Valley but be sure to also check out some of the “newer” kids.

 
An assortment of beers from Lift Bridge Brewing Company

Plan your weekends around touring your way through St. Croix Valley breweries.

 
Food and drink from San Pedro Cafe, St. Croix Valley's best restaurant.

Our readers voted San Pedro Cafe their favorite restaurant again. Here's what diners had to say online.

 
Miss Myrtle AirBNB

We've spotlighted a few quaint Airbnbs or cozy bed and breakfasts in the St . Croix Valley.