Glacial Pothole and Ice Age Trail

MODERATE 31 reviews

Glacial Pothole and Ice Age Trail is a 1.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near St Croix Falls, Wisconsin that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, trail running, and rock climbing and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
1.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
334 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

rock climbing

trail running

forest

river

views

rocky

Easy to moderate hiking trails with lots of areas for rock climbing. It has two moderate trails connected to this trail that leads to the Interstate State park camp ground. Great views of the St. Croix river from many high elevations and overlooks as well as some areas close to the water level.

hiking
1 month ago

One of my favorite trails!!

hiking
2 months ago

Really unique and beautiful - kids had a blast as well. The potholes are so much fun to see, and the scenic overlooks on the Saint Croix are breathtaking. Definitely will go back to do more exploring.

Saturday, May 06, 2017

hiking
Saturday, July 09, 2016

Wonderful trails! Horizon Rock and Meadow Valley (right across from Potholes) were our favorites.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

this park has great geological features and trails!

hiking
Monday, September 15, 2014

Beautiful hiking; great views. Rocky terrain; fun for kids too.

hiking
Friday, December 30, 2011

Went to the park this fall. Great to have lunch on the cliffs. Is fun anytime off the year.

walking
Saturday, December 17, 2011

Lil ole St. Croix. I love this trail and have been on it my whole life. There is something for all ages here. Personally I like climbing just across the River in Taylors Falls. Over all I would definitely recommend a peak if you are in the area.

hiking
Sunday, October 23, 2011

This is one of several trails within the Interstate Park in St Croix Falls, Wi. All of the trails combined might equal 8.9 miles but this one is less then 1 mile so don't feel as though you'll need to conquer all 9 miles. The views are exceptional, the trails are fairly rugged and well marked. There's no chance of getting lost here.

trail running
Sunday, July 10, 2011

The trails here are well marked with not a lot of flat ground. Lots of rocks to climb, bluffs to look over, and expansive views of the river valley. This is a great day trip that I would recommend for just about anyone.

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11 months ago

recorded Taylor Falls

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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Saturday, April 02, 2016

recorded Glacial Potholes

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Monday, May 25, 2015

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