Driving the Byway

Keep up with some of the detours along the byway by going to the 511 website: http://511mn.org/ This does not cover the county or city detours.      

Become a Byway Member today

You can now become a byway member online! 

Go to the top of our page “Get Involved” for membership details.

Dakota Homeland

Daḳota (Dakota) people refer to this region as Mni Sóta Maḳoce, the land where the water reflects the skies. We recognize these lands as our homelands and the place of our Wic̣ahuƞkake (Ancestors).

Minnesota River Valley Scenic Byway