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Best trails in Gooseberry Falls State Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Gooseberry Falls State Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description
Gooseberry Falls State Park features more than just waterfalls: here you can enjoy Lake Superior shoreline, Gooseberry River, old log and stone structures, a lava flow, and a river gorge. Come any season, as there is hiking and skiing available.
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Map of trails in Gooseberry Falls State Park
Park information
Park hours
Monday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sunday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mailing address
Gooseberry Falls State Park
3206 Highway 61 East
Two Harbors, MN 55616
Contact
218-595-7100
Top trails (4)
#1 - Fifth Falls and Superior Hiking Trail Loop
Gooseberry Falls State Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 27 m
Fifth Falls and Superior Hiking Trail Loop is a 3.1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Two Harbors, Minnesota that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numShow more
#2 - Superior Hiking Trail: Gooseberry River, The Nestor Grade, and Wolf Rock
Gooseberry Falls State Park
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Length: 14.4 mi • Est. 6 h 38 m
Superior Hiking Trail: Gooseberry River, The Nestor Grade, and Wolf Rock is a 14.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Two Harbors, Minnesota that features a river and is rated Show more
#3 - Gitchi Gami Trail
Gooseberry Falls State Park
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Length: 17.1 mi • Est. 7 h 43 m
Gitchi Gami Trail is a 17.1 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Silver Creek, Minnesota that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offersShow more
#4 - Gitchi Gummi Trail
Gooseberry Falls State Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
Easy hike overlooking Lake Superior inside of Gooseberry Falls State Park. This trail has minimal altitude change but 4 or 5 scenic overlooks. Good for a family and not as traveled as the other trailShow more