After a very busy summer and fall, Bluffscape Amish Tours in Lanesboro is nearing the end of our tour season. We continue tours daily until November 2 and will tour Saturdays, November 9, 16, and 23. Come to Stone Mill Hotel & Suites in Lanesboro to depart on a tour at 10 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. Plan to ride along on a tour to learn about Amish living as well as shop for Amish made goods. As of this writing there are only 61 shopping days until Christmas! Do you have your wish list started? Amish crafts make wonderful gifts not only for Christmas, but gifts for any occasion.
If you are not into shopping, you will learn plenty about Amish schools, church, weddings, funerals, and meet some of the Amish families at their farms. View the beautiful countryside as we drive to their farms in Fillmore County located in Southeast Minnesota. You will love the hillsides covered in fall colors against the bright blue sky. The golden corn fields next to the dark green alfalfa fields make a large patchwork quilt on the farming landscape. Amish shocks of corn dot the fields in rows waiting to be harvested. Listen for the clip-clop of horses’ hooves and the crunching of buggy wheels on the gravel road as we make our way to the Amish farms and shops.
Photos by Chris Komor