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Sandstone Bluffs Trail

Taylors Falls, Minnesota

0.91 mi / 276 ft gain

Saint Croix River Trail

Taylors Falls, Minnesota

2.31 mi / 79 ft gain

Explore Interstate State Park

Taylors Falls, Minnesota

3 mi

Hike the Osceola Bedrock Glades Loop

Dresser, Wisconsin

2.2 mi / 59 ft gain

Explore Cascade Falls

Osceola, Wisconsin


Folsom Lake via Silverbrook Trail

Dresser, Wisconsin

2.45 mi / 210 ft gain

Saint Croix River Lookout

Taylors Falls, Minnesota

0.67 mi / 66 ft gain

Summit Rock, River Bluff and Echo Canyon Loop

Dresser, Wisconsin

1.29 mi / 269 ft gain

Lake O'The Dalles Trail

Dresser, Wisconsin

1.11 mi / 167 ft gain

Places to stay

Amador Hill Haven

From $158 / night

Somerset, Wisconsin

Camp Coulee

From $300 / night

Grantsburg, Wisconsin

Wood River Retreat

From $170 / night

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Trade River Retreat Center

From $177 / night

14698 Afton Boulevard, Minnesota

Elm Tree Suite

From $85 / night

Maple Grove, Minnesota

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