Southwind Orchards is a 120 acre apple orchard, packing facility, and retail store located among the beautiful rolling bluffs of Dakota, Minnesota. Our retail store is open daily to the public from Mid-August through the end of October.
Since 1971 Southwind Orchards has been committed to growing the best tasting apples in Minnesota. Our sloping hills and nutrient rich soil gives us an advantage in growing high quality apples, and our expert staff stay up to date with all modern growing practices to ensure that we deliver on our commitment.
Location and Hours
Dakota Minnesota is approximately 135 miles from the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and
St. Paul. Nearby cities include Winona (the county seat), located 18 miles to the north, and La Crescent and La Crosse, Wisconsin, 9 and 11 miles south, respectively.