Outside Gathering

Area Attractions & Churches

Hidden Meadows is a great place to park your camper or RV when you want to take a break from the road. However, if you're looking for things to keep you busy, there are a lot of options nearby.

ZUMBROTA (11 Miles)

Zumbrota is home to the Authentic Covered Bridge, many historic renovated buildings, a 9-hole golf course, fine dining, and cheese stores. Annual events include the County Fair in August, Crazy Days, and chicken feed.


Pine Island is the home of the Douglas State Bike Trail. Visitors also enjoy the local brewery. The town is known for its Annual June Cheese Festival.

ROCHESTER (12 Miles)

Rochester is home to the world-renowned Mayo Clinic and is also well-known for its population of wild Canadian geese that make Silver Lake their year-round home. The city's annual celebration, Rochesterfest, takes place in June. Also popular are the breweries and a winery. We recommend taking tours of the Olmsted County Historical Society, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Medical Museum, and Mayowood Estate, the estate of Dr. Charles H. Mayo, constructed in 1910.

WANAMINGO (17 Miles)

Wanamingo is home to the restored Larson Pioneer Family Cabin and has an annual 4th of July celebration.


The nearby town of Mantorville offers a historical recreation of the 1880s with the Old Covered Bridge, dance hall, sheriff's office, and an opera house that holds melodramas on weekends in the summer. The well-known Hubble House, a restaurant that was once a stagecoach stop, also calls the city home.

RED WING (34 Miles)

Red Wing is a scenic river town with a beautiful view of the bluffs. Attractions include Memorial Skyline Drive, Goodhue County Historical Society Museum, Red Wing Potteries, and Red Wing Shoes.


Cannon Falls provides access to a variety of recreational activities, such as biking, hiking, tubing, and canoeing. Also popular are the local winery and brewery. The city hosts the 4th of July Cannon Valley Fair. 

ORONOCO (1 Mile)

Find a variety of treasures at Oronoco's annual Gold Rush Days, which is a 3-day antique show and flea market in August.


  • Opening April 15, 2021
  • Memorial Day Weekend - food trucks, bean bag tournament, golf cart parade, outdoor music
Family Bonding

Area Churches

You don't have to miss church even though you're on vacation. Area churches include:

Assembly of God
520 S. Main St., Pine Island, MN
(507) 356-8622
10:30 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.

Bible Lutheran Church (AALC)
(Meeting in Grace Episcopal)
Pine Island, MN
(507) 356-8552
11:00 a.m.

Cornerstone Baptist Church
113 SW 2nd St., Pine Island, MN
(507) 356-4306
10:30 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.

Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church
Main St., Oronoco, MN
(507) 367-4329
10:00 a.m.

Presbyterian Church
Main St., Oronoco, MN
(507) 367-4711
10:30 a.m.

St. Michael's Catholic Church
451 SW 5th St., Pine Island, MN
(507) 356-4944
5:30 p.m., Saturday
10:45 a.m., Sunday

St. Paul's Lutheran Church
214 SW 3rd St., Pine Island, MN
(507) 356-8925
8:15 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.

United Methodist Church
200 N. Main St., Pine Island, MN
(507) 356-4312
9:00 a.m.