Afton Park Trail

MODERATE 81 reviews
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Afton Park Trail is a 8.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Hastings, Minnesota that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
8.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1118 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

birding

camping

canoeing

hiking

road biking

snowshoeing

trail running

walking

cross country skiing

beach

forest

river

views

wild flowers

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6 days ago

One of the best State Parks south of "up north". The overlook on the north side is worth the climb up.

1 month ago

There's a lot of differing terrain. From prairie walks to rock-laden trails. It was a peaceful surprise for a park so close to a metro area.

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1 month ago

Amazing park for being so closed to the twin cities!

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hiking
4 months ago

lots of mosquitos due to swamps and river but miles of trails. lots of wildflowers.

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