Big River Magazine

The Upper Mississippi River magazine

Mississippi River news and stories for people who love the river.

We cover both sides of the Mississippi from the Twin Cities to Muscatine, Iowa.

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153 Main Getaway
Ferryville, Wis.

Blue Door Inn
Alma, Wis.

Gypsy's Paradise (FB)
Ferryville, Wis.

Hawks View Cottages & Lodges Fountain City, Wis.

Redstone Inn & Suites,
Dubuque, Iowa

Richards House Bed & Breakfast Dubuque, Iowa

River Road Haven
Genoa, Wis.

River View Inn
Lansing, Iowa

Tritsch House
Alma, Wis.


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Above the Falls Sports, Minneapolis

Adventure Cycle & Ski, Winona, Minn.

Alma General Store

Alma Hotel (FB)

Alma, Wis.

Anderson House, Wabasha, Minn.

Andy's Sports Bar & Grill (FB), Red Wing, Minn.

Archive on Main, Lansing, Iowa

Beach Corner Art Studio, Ettrick, Wis.

Blooming Grounds, Winona, Minn.

Blue Heron Coffeehouse, Winona, Minn.

Bluff Country Co-op, Winona, Minn.

Boat House Restaurant, Winona, Minn.

Buffalo Bill Museum, LeClaire, Iowa

Calico Bean, Dubuque

Captain Hook's Bait & Tackle, Genoa, Wis.

Cassville, Wis.

Castlerock Museum, Alma, Wis.

Catgut Paddle, La Crosse, Wis.

Chocolate Escape, Wabasha, Minn.

Clark Boat Company, Bellevue, Iowa

Clements Fishing Barge, Genoa, Wis.

Clinton, Iowa

Common Market (FB), Galesville, Wis.

Danzinger Vineyards and Winery, Alma, Wis.

Eagle Hang Gliding, Lake City, Minn.

Eagle's Nest Gallery, Lansing, Iowa

Eagles Landing Winery, Marquette, Iowa

Easker Art Studio & Gallery, Lansing, Iowa

Empire Room, Alma, Wis.

Ferryville, Wis.

Floatzilla (River Action), Quad Cities

Fort Crawford Museum , Prairie du Chien, Wis. 

Frontier Motel, Marquette, Iowa


Galena Cellars Vineyard & Winery, Galena, Ill.

Gracie's Hutch (FB), Lansing, Iowa

Grand Opera House, Dubuque, Iowa

Great River Road Visitor & Learning Center, Prescott, Wis.

Great River Shakespeare Festival, Winona, Minn.

Grumpster's Log Cabin Getaway, McGregor, Iowa

Harbor View Cafe, Pepin, Wis.

Hastings, Minn.

Hear the River Dammed

Honda Motorwerks, La Crosse, Wis.

International Owl Center, Houston, Minn.

Irish Fest, La Crosse, Wis.

Island City Brewing, Winona, Minn.

Kaffee 1858, Guttenberg, Iowa

Kann Imports, Guttenberg, Iowa

Kinstone, Fountain City, Wis.

La Crescent, Minn.

La Crosse County, Wis.

Lake City, Minn.

Lake City Marina

Lansing, Iowa

Lark Toys, Kellogg, Minn.

Laura Ingalls Wilder Museum, Pepin, Wis.

Liberty's Restaurant, Red Wing, Minn.

Little Bluff Inn, Trempealeau, Wis.

Little Switzerland Inn, McGregor, Iowa

Living Lands and Waters, Moline, Ill.

Lock and Dam Eatery, Hastings, Minn.

Maiden Voyage Tours, McGregor, Iowa

McGregor/Marquette, Iowa

Milty's Restaurant, Bar & Lodging (FB), Lansing, Iowa

Minneapolis Queen, Minneapolis

Minnesota Public Radio

Mississippi River Pearl Jewelry, Alma, Wis.

Mississippi Valley Archaeology Center (MVAC), La Crosse, Wis.

Nate & Ally’s Frozen Treats, Winona, Minn.

National Eagle Center, Wabasha, Minn.

National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium, Dubuque, Iowa

Navarro Canoe Company, Rock Island, Ill.

New Albin Inn & Suites

nutMegs Bakery & Cafe, Lansing, Iowa

Oasis Eatery at Nesbitt's Nursery & Orchard, Prescott, Wis.

Oliver's Wine Bar, Red Wing, Minn.

Onion Grille, Hastings, Minn.

Outside the Lines Art Gallery, Dubuque, Iowa

Paper Moon, McGregor, Iowa

Paradise Charter Cruises, Minneapolis

Peanuts Toy Barn and Ice Cream Parlor (FB), Galesville, Wis.

People's Food Co-op, La Crosse, Wis., and Rochester, Minn.

Pepin Marina

Pickle Factory, Pepin, Wis.

The Planted Tree (FB), Prairie du Chien, Wis.

Pottery Place Antiques, Red Wing, Minn.

Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin

Prairie Fun Land, Prairie du Chien, Wis.

Prairie Moon Nursery, Winona, Minn.

Reads Landing Brewing Co.

Red Geranium Floral and Gifts, Lansing, Iowa

Red Horse Gallery, Fountain City, Wis.

Red Pines Bar & Grill, Onalaska, Wis.

Red Wing Brewery

Ritters Fish Market, Prairie du Chien, Wis.

River N Ridge Outdoors, Lansing, Iowa

River Stop (FB), Trempealeau, Wis.

River Trail Cycles, Onalaska, Wis.

Riverboat Twilight, Le Claire, Iowa

Riverwise Publishing

Sail 4 Leukemia, Lake City, Minn.

Savanna, Ill.

Scenic Valley Motel, Lansing, Iowa

Schoolhouse Mall (FB), Marquette, Iowa

Shivers Ice Cream (FB), Savanna, Ill.

Seven Hawks Vineyards, Fountain City, Wis

Shep’s Riverside Bar and Grill, Lansing, Iowa

Simple Abundance, Red Wing, Minn.

Slippery's, Wabasha, Minn.

Smith Brothers Landing, Pepin, Wis.

Smitty's Marine, Lake City, Minn.

Smokin' Oak Rotisserie & Grill, Red Wing, Minn.

St. James Hotel, Red Wing, Minn.

Staghead Gastropub, Red Wing, Minn.

Stockholm Art Fair

Stump Town Gallery (FB), Alma, Wis.

Sturdiwheat Inc.

Sullivan's Supper Club, Trempealeau, Wis.

Sutra Global Imports, Dakota, Minn.

Swan Ltd Jewelers, Lake City, Miinn.

T&C Latane, Pepin, Wis.

Trempealeau, Wis.

Trempealeau Hotel

Turning Waters B&B & Brewery, Wabasha, Minn.

Viroqua Food Coop

Wings Over Alma

Winona County Historical Society

Winona Feed Seed & More

Wisconsin Great River Road

Wisconsin Public Radio

WSU Cal Fremling

WVIK Radio