Best Walking in Minnesota

This list represents the most popular walking in Minnesota. Use this list to plan your next Minnesota walking trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Lilydale Regional Park Brickyard Trail

    5 Reviews

    Cherokee Regional Park, MN

    Lilydale Regional Park Brickyard Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Ramsey County and Dakota County, Minnesota. It is within Cherokee Regional Park and Lilydale-Harriet Island Park. ...
    •  0.9 miles

    Lilydale Regional Park Brickyard Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Ramsey County and Dakota County, Minnesota. ...

  • #2 Angleworm Trail

    2 Reviews

    Boundary Waters Canoe Area, MN

    Angleworm Trail is a hiking trail in Saint Louis County, Minnesota. It is within Boundary Waters Canoe Area. It is 8.0 miles long and begins at 1,520 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...
    •  8.0 miles

    Angleworm Trail is a hiking trail in Saint Louis County, Minnesota. It is within Boundary Waters Canoe Area. It is 8.0 miles ...

  • #3 Big Rivers Regional Trail

    1 Reviews

    Fort Snelling State Park, MN

    Big Rivers Regional Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Dakota County, Minnesota. It is within Fort Snelling State Park. It is 2.5 miles long and begins at 793 feet altitude. Traveling the ...
    •  2.5 miles

    Big Rivers Regional Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Dakota County, Minnesota. It is within Fort Snelling State Park. ...

  • #4 Douglas State Trail

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    Douglas State Trail, MN

    Douglas State Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Goodhue County and Olmsted County, Minnesota. It is within Douglas Trail & City Park and Douglas State Trail. It is 15.5 miles long ...
    •  15.5 miles

    Douglas State Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Goodhue County and Olmsted County, Minnesota. It is within Douglas ...

  • #5 North Country Trail

    1 Reviews

    Chippewa National Forest, MN

    North Country Trail is a hiking trail in Cass County, Minnesota. It is within Chippewa National Forest. It is 26.2 miles long and begins at 1,416 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is ...
    •  26.2 miles

    North Country Trail is a hiking trail in Cass County, Minnesota. It is within Chippewa National Forest. It is 26.2 miles ...

  • #6 Gateway Bike Trail

    1 Reviews

    Keller Park, MN

    Gateway Bike Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Washington County and Ramsey County, Minnesota. It is within Keller Park, Pine Point Park, and Phalen Park. It is 17.1 miles long and begins ...
    •  17.1 miles

    Gateway Bike Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Washington County and Ramsey County, Minnesota. It is within Keller Park, ...

  • #7 Bemidji State Universiy Recreation Path

    0 Reviews

    Library Park, MN

    Bemidji State Universiy Recreation Path is a hiking and biking trail in Bemidji, Minnesota. It is within Library Park. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 1,345 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  1.4 miles

    Bemidji State Universiy Recreation Path is a hiking and biking trail in Bemidji, Minnesota. It is within Library Park. It ...

  • #8 North River Trail

    1 Reviews

    Afton State Park, MN

    North River Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Afton, Minnesota. It is within Afton State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 697 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles ...
    •  0.4 miles

    North River Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Afton, Minnesota. It is within Afton State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and ...

  • #9 Savanna State Park Trail

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    Savanna Portage State Park, MN

    Savanna State Park Trail is a hiking trail in Aitkin County, Minnesota. It is within Savanna Portage State Park. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 1,306 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail ...
    •  1.7 miles

    Savanna State Park Trail is a hiking trail in Aitkin County, Minnesota. It is within Savanna Portage State Park. It is 1.7 ...

  • #10 Black Dog Trail

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    Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge, MN

    Black Dog Trail is a hiking trail in Burnsville, Minnesota. It is within Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 711 feet altitude. Traveling the entire ...
    •  1.1 miles

    Black Dog Trail is a hiking trail in Burnsville, Minnesota. It is within Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge. It is ...

  • #11 Lake Calhoun

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    Minneapolis, MN

    Lake Calhoun is the largest lake in Minneapolis’s popular Chain of Lakes system, which includes Lake Harriet, Brownie Lake, Lake of the Isles, and Cedar Lake. Calhoun is also a part of the Grand ...
    •  3.25 miles
    •  Guide

    Lake Calhoun is the largest lake in Minneapolis’s popular Chain of Lakes system, which includes Lake Harriet, Brownie Lake, ...

  • #12 Indian Mounds Park/Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary

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    Saint Paul, MN

    Established in 1893, Indian Mounds Park is one of the oldest parks in St. Paul. The park’s name comes from the American Indian burial mounds that were found here by early settlers. These included ...
    •  4 miles
    •  Guide

    Established in 1893, Indian Mounds Park is one of the oldest parks in St. Paul. The park’s name comes from the American Indian ...

  • #13 Swede Hollow/Dayton’s Bluff

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    Saint Paul, MN

    Long before building codes and neighborhood zoning laws, Swedish immigrants first settled in what was then a marginal, flood-prone piece of land east of downtown St. Paul, in a small valley they ...
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Long before building codes and neighborhood zoning laws, Swedish immigrants first settled in what was then a marginal, flood-prone ...

  • #14 Como Park

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    Saint Paul, MN

    Since 1887, Como Park has been a favorite retreat for St. Paul residents and visitors alike. Within its 300-plus acres of parkland are hiking trails, historic bridges and monuments, a free zoo, ...
    •  2.75 miles
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    Since 1887, Como Park has been a favorite retreat for St. Paul residents and visitors alike. Within its 300-plus acres of ...

  • #15 Minnesota River Bluffs to Lake Minnetonka Loop Ramble

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    Hopkins, MN

    This nearly 30-mile loop connects two of the region’s most popular rail trails that give cyclists a taste of aggregate trail instead of the paved paths that are more common around the Twin Cities. ...
    •  27.5 miles
    •  Guide

    This nearly 30-mile loop connects two of the region’s most popular rail trails that give cyclists a taste of aggregate trail ...

  • #16 Lebanon Hills Trails

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    Lebanon Hills Park, MN

    Lebanon Hills Trails is a hiking trail in Eagan, Minnesota. It is within Lebanon Hills Park. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 907 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.0 miles with ...
    •  1.5 miles

    Lebanon Hills Trails is a hiking trail in Eagan, Minnesota. It is within Lebanon Hills Park. It is 1.5 miles long and begins ...

  • #17 Crocus Hill

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    Saint Paul, MN

    If you’re into swank old mansions and the ritzy, glitzy days of St. Paul’s past, then this is the walk for you. Crocus Hill, considered to be the newest section of the Hill District despite its ...
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    If you’re into swank old mansions and the ritzy, glitzy days of St. Paul’s past, then this is the walk for you. Crocus Hill, ...

  • #18 Highland Park & Hidden Falls Park

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    Saint Paul, MN

    Highland Park is one of St. Paul’s most affluent neighborhoods. It has an abundance of natural and cultural amenities, thanks to its location atop an idyllic bluff east of the Mississippi River ...
    •  4.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Highland Park is one of St. Paul’s most affluent neighborhoods. It has an abundance of natural and cultural amenities, thanks ...

  • #19 Prospect Park’s Tower Hill Park & Water Tower

    0 Reviews

    Minneapolis, MN

    Prospect Park is an unusual neighborhood in Minneapolis, distinct in its piquant combination of hilly terrain, thick woods, and streets that weave throughout the upscale area. The hill that is ...
    •  0.75 miles
    •  Guide

    Prospect Park is an unusual neighborhood in Minneapolis, distinct in its piquant combination of hilly terrain, thick woods, ...

  • #20 Lake Harriet

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    Minneapolis, MN

    You may have noticed that a few sites in the Twin Cities bear the name Harriet. As a general rule, the Harriet sites in St. Paul are named after Harriet Bishop, who was the first schoolteacher ...
    •  3.5 miles
    •  Guide

    You may have noticed that a few sites in the Twin Cities bear the name Harriet. As a general rule, the Harriet sites in St. ...