Top Spots

Big Bluestem and Eagle Point Loop

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

6.28 mi / 282 ft gain

Lake Elmo Multi-use Trail

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

6.87 mi / 390 ft gain

Rabbit Trail

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

1.29 mi / 92 ft gain

Camel Back Trail

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

1.37 mi / 164 ft gain

Bur Oak and Northern Lights Loop

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

1.96 mi / 108 ft gain

Yellow and Orange Paved Loop

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

1.58 mi / 108 ft gain

Big Bluestem Trail

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

2.57 mi / 180 ft gain

Lake Elmo Paved Trail

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

3.8 mi / 121 ft gain

Eagle Point Lake Trail

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

4.67 mi / 256 ft gain

Places to stay

14698 Afton Boulevard, Minnesota

Elm Tree Suite

From $85 / night

Somerset, Wisconsin

Camp Coulee

From $300 / night

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Trade River Retreat Center

From $177 / night

Spring Valley, Wisconsin

Highland Ridge

Maple Grove, Minnesota

Minneapolis Northwest KOA Journey

Spring Valley, Wisconsin

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Guides and stories

The Top 5 Spring Hikes Near Minneapolis

Allison Herreid

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