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Best trails in Fort Snelling

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Explore the most popular trails near Fort Snelling with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Fort Snelling
Top trails (5)
#1 - Lake Nokomis Trail
Lake Nokomis Park
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
Lake Nokomis Trail is a 2.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Fort Snelling, Minnesota that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily usShow more
#2 - Minnehaha Trail
Fort Snelling State Park
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 1 h 38 m
Minnehaha Trail is a 3.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Fort Snelling, Minnesota that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikingShow more
#3 - Snelling Lake Loop
Fort Snelling State Park
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 55 m
Note: As of June 2020, the Minnehaha Trail will have intermittent closures due to construction. Parts of this loop may be closed, please check with the park page for more information.Show more
#4 - Pike Island Winter Trail
Fort Snelling State Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 25 m
Pike Island Winter Trail is a 3.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Fort Snelling, Minnesota that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#5 - Minnehaha to Coldwater Spring
Fort Snelling State Park
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 6 m
Minnehaha to Coldwater Spring is a 2.7 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Fort Snelling, Minnesota that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily uShow more