Run the Lake Harriet Loop

Minnesota Lake Harriet Loop

  • Activities:

    Chillin, Running, Hiking, Fitness

  • Skill Level:

    Beginner

  • Season:

    Spring, Summer, Autumn

  • Trail Type:

    Loop

  • RT Distance:

    3 Miles

  • Elevation Gain:

    10 Feet

Bathrooms
Beach
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Lake
Picnic Area
Scenic

There are two beaches and a rose garden, plus boat rentals and free concerts in the summer. A very Family friendly hike and something awesome to do on a Saturday or Sunday.

This easily accessible loop takes you on a moderate walk around Lake Harriet, a popular recreational site for cyclers, walkers, runners, and families. You can cycle this trail in the clockwise direction, or opt to walk. Be sure to explore the surrounding park and gardens, afterwards!

Pack List

  • Good walking shoes
  • Bicycle (optional)
  • Water
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Beautiful

5 months ago
5 months ago

Joe WhitsonExplorer

Minnesota Native. Check me out on Instagram: @joewhitson and feel free to shoot me an email if you want to talk more about things to do in Minnesota: joekentwhitson@gmail.com

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