Best trails in Minnesota

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Trying to find the best Minnesota trails? AllTrails has 693 great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking 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 Minneapolis, Saint Paul or Duluth, we've got you covered. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 479 easy trails in Minnesota ranging from 0.6 to 124.9 miles and from 603 to 1,968 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 Minnesota
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#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 - Tettegouche State Park Trail
Tettegouche State Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 53 m
Tettegouche State Park Trail is a 1.6 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Silver Bay, Minnesota that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilShow more
#3 - Hidden Falls, Fawn, Hope, Beaver, Maple, Big Woods and Fox Loop
Nerstrand Big Woods State Park
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Length: 8 mi • Est. 3 h 36 m
Note: Trails at this park can be closed due to mud and flooding. Please check with the park page before attempting.Show more
#4 - Lebanon Hills Loop
Lebanon Hills Regional Park
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 23 m
Lebanon Hills Regional Park is the largest park in the Dakota County park system. Containing almost 2,000 acres, the park offers miles of trails and many lakes for year-round outdoor sports, recreatioShow more
#5 - Superior Hiking Trail: Split Rock Ridge
Split Rock Lighthouse State Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 27 m
Superior Hiking Trail: Split Rock Ridge is a 5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Beaver Bay, Minnesota that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used Show more
#6 - Eagle Mountain Trail
Superior National Forest
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 2 h 58 m
Eagle Mountain Trail is a 6.3 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Grand Marais, Minnesota that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity optioShow more
#7 - Whitewater State Park Dakota Trails Loop
Whitewater State Park
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Length: 3.9 mi • Est. 2 h 16 m
The blufflands of southeastern Minnesota are are well represented by Whitewater State Park with its dolomite cliffs, trout streams, and hardwood forests.Show more
#8 - Jensen Lake Trail
Lebanon Hills Regional Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 56 m
Jensen Lake Trail is a 2.1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Saint Paul, Minnesota that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options anShow more
#9 - Superior Hiking Trail: Bean and Bear Lakes
Silver Bay, Minnesota
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 3 h 13 m
Superior Hiking Trail: Bean and Bear Lakes is a 6.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Silver Bay, Minnesota that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primariShow more
#10 - Oberg Mountain Loop Via Superior Hiking Trail
Superior National Forest
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 24 m
Oberg Mountain Loop Via Superior Hiking Trail is a 2.6 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Tofte, Minnesota that features a great forest setting. The trail is rated as moderate and primariShow more
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