Northfield | Midwest Living
More
Close

Northfield

Story
Creative minds head to Northfield (43 miles south of Minneapolis) to earn liberal arts degrees from Carleton or St. Olaf college. The concentration of students (and professors and visiting parents)...
Story
The home of Carleton College and St. Olaf College, this town of 20,000 draws visitors for its annual Defeat of Jesse James Days festival and for year-round shopping in downtown buildings more than a...
Story
Bike trails and B-and-Bs only begin to define the sweet pleasures in Lanesboro and Northfield.
Slideshow
Explore the Great River Road just 30 miles away from Minneapolis, or take a quick trip to Northfield or Lanesboro.
Story
Along the Cannon River, 45 minutes south of the Twin Cities, Northfield and Faribault draw visitors with Victorian downtowns, funky boutiques, cafes, riverside bike trails and parks, and cultural...
Story
Northfield, a historic town known for its Defeat of Jesse James Festival each September, awaits 45 miles south of the Twin Cities.
Slideshow
Feed your need for arts and culture in the Twin Cities, or connect with the great outdoors along one of many wooded lakes.