Now that the cold winter and holidays have passed it is time to begin planning that winter or “cabin fever” get away to the beautiful upper Mississippi River Valley and Lake Pepin.  The “Pickle” is open weekends all winter for our visitors to enjoy the peaceful and scenic area. There are many local lodging options of which the Pickle has weekend packages in conjunction with the Harbor Hill Inn, which is only one block from the Pickle Factory and Lake Pepin.  Some of the many local activities include: snowmobiling, cross country skiing, ice sailing on Lake Pepin, winery tours, etc.  Start making plans now for a weekend getaway in Pepin and the Pickle Factory where there is always:  “Good Food, Good Friends, and Good Times”.  Come and see us and enjoy our special winter menu and beverages at our waterfront grill in 2017! We open at 4 PM on Friday and 11:00 AM on Saturdays and Sundays.