Top Spots

Centennial Lakes

Edina, Minnesota

1.45 mi / 223 ft gain

Bloomington Ferry Trail

Minneapolis, Minnesota

16.94 mi / 814 ft gain

Wood Lake Nature Center

Minneapolis, Minnesota

1.94 mi / 180 ft gain

Lake Normandale Loop Trail

Bloomington, Minnesota

2.1 mi / 46 ft gain

Walk the Prairie Loop at Richardson Nature Center

Bloomington, Minnesota

5.0
0.8 mi / 70 ft gain

Goose Nest Pond and Turtle Basking Pond via Prairie Loop

Minneapolis, Minnesota

1.84 mi / 217 ft gain

Hyland and Bush Lakes Loop Trail

Bloomington, Minnesota

5.52 mi / 548 ft gain

Exploring the Minnesota Valley NWR

Bloomington, Minnesota

4.0
3.5 mi

Explore the Minnesota River Bottoms

Bloomington, Minnesota

4.0

Places to stay

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Trade River Retreat Center

From $177 / night

The Yurt Stay

From $87.50 / night

Maple Grove, Minnesota

Minneapolis Northwest KOA Journey

14698 Afton Boulevard, Minnesota

Elm Tree Suite

From $85 / night

Montgomery, Minnesota

Shepherd's Hill Farm and Barn

From $550 / night

Guides and stories

The Top 5 Spring Hikes Near Minneapolis

Allison Herreid

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