Coon Creek Regional Trail

Bunker Hills Park, Minnesota

Distance4.4mi
Elevation Gain384ft
Trailhead Elevation902ft
Top909ft
Elevation Min/Max845/909ft
Elevation Start/End902/902ft

Coon Creek Regional Trail

Coon Creek Regional Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Coon Rapids, Minnesota. It is within Bunker Hills Park. It is 4.4 miles long and begins at 902 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 8.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 384 feet.

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60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Minneapolis and St. Paul (Menasha Ridge Press)
Tom Watson
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"This is a “twofer” hiking option. Two regional parks, both called Coon Rapids Dam, are situated on each side of the namesake dam on the Mississippi River. The park on the west bank is in Hennepin County and operated by the Three Rivers Park District, while the one on the east bank is an Anoka County regional park. The two Coon Rapids Dam Regional Parks offer several miles of trails through lowland/floodplain flora and fauna along the Mississippi’s banks. For this hike, we begin on the west bank, or Hennepin County side; the trail follows the main channel and backwaters of the Mississippi along its course. Crossing the dam can add up to 6 more miles to your hike if you combine the woodland/river northern trail section and the more developed trail section south of the visitor center. Together, these two trail networks provide nearly 10 miles of hiking opportunities."

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Trail Information

Bunker Hills Park
Nearby City
Bunker Hills Park
Parks
Kid-friendly
Accessibility
Easy
Skill Level
Boat Launch/Ramp, Skiing, Boating, Fishing
Additional Use
Available at the websites below.
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