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Lanesboro, Minnesota

Lanesboro stands at the heart of the Root River Valley's multiuse trails, 120 miles southeast of the Twin Cities. Things to do in Lanesboro include biking the Root River Trail, seeing a performance at the Commonweal Theatre and staying at one of the town's many B-and-Bs.

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