La Crescent , a community
which dates back to 1851, is located in the beautiful southeast
corner of the state of Minnesota. The area is bounded by the Mississippi
River on one side and the orchard-covered bluffs on the other. La
Crescent has come to be known throughout Minnesota and the Midwest
as the Apple Capital of Minnesota. Visitors from near and far enjoy
La Crescents Applfest celebration of the areas apple harvest.
Recreation facilities of every description are at one’s fingertips.
The river affords one opportunity for boating, canoeing, swimming,
snowmobiling, fishing and hunting. Other recreational facilities
include a local golf course, and Community Ice Arena.
For those who like to hike, there are bluffs and hills, rivers and
streams to make any outing an enjoyable one in lovely La Crescent.