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Best trails in Eden Prairie

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Looking for a great trail near Eden Prairie, Minnesota? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Fort Snelling State Park or Minnesota Valley State Recreation Area, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Minnehaha Park or Richard T. Anderson Conservation Area. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 6 easy trails in Eden Prairie ranging from 1.2 to 9.6 miles and from 767 to 964 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Eden Prairie
Top trails (9)
#1 - Richard T. Anderson Conservation Area Overlook Trail
Richard T. Anderson Conservation Area
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 53 m
All construction on Flying Cloud in complete, but you must be going westbound on Flying Cloud in order to enter the main parking lot. There is a natural spring at the trail head where you can fill up Show more
#2 - Staring Lake Loop
Staring Lake Park
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 57 m
Staring Lake Loop is a 2.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Eden Prairie, Minnesota that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walShow more
#3 - Elizabeth Fries Ellet Interpretive Trail
Richard T. Anderson Conservation Area
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Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 27 m
The City of Eden Prairie, Minnesota owes its name to Elizabeth Fries Ellet, the writer who visited in 1852. In her travelogue book, Summer Rambles in the West, Ellet describes the Minnesota River VallShow more
#4 - Rice Marsh Lake Loop
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 28 m
Rice Marsh Lake Loop is a 3.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Eden Prairie, Minnesota that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and offers a number of activity options.Show more
#5 - Bryant Lake to Lone Lake Trail
Bryant Lake Regional Park
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 2 h
Bryant Lake to Lone Lake Trail is a 4.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Eden Prairie, Minnesota that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarilyShow more
#6 - Purgatory Creek Loop
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 31 m
Purgatory Creek Loop is a 3.7 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Eden Prairie, Minnesota that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, Show more
#7 - Minnesota River Bluffs LRT Regional Trail
Riley Lake Park
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Length: 9.6 mi • Est. 4 h 7 m
Note: The trail may be partially closed due to muddy conditions. Please check with the park page for information.Show more
#8 - Bryant Lake Nature Trail
Bryant Lake Regional Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
This is a combination trail consisting of both paved and unpaved paths through Bryant Lake Regional Park.Show more
#9 - Goldenrod and Blacklock Trail Loop
Hyland-Bush-Anderson Lakes Park
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 32 m
Goldenrod and Blacklock Trail Loop is a 1.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Eden Prairie, Minnesota that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used Show more