Attractions include the Octagon House - a unique old house now owned by the St. Croix County Historical Society and is maintained as a museum complex (including the gardens and carriage house), and furnished with artifacts and antiques from early life in the St. Croix Valley.

Willow River State Park - over 3000 acres of river, forest and recreational trails.

City parks - from the river side park with swimming beach and boat launch to the bluff view of Birkmose Park are just a sample.

Golf - There are several nice golf courses in the area such as the White Eagle Golf Club and the Troy Burne Golf Club.