Top Spots

Willow Falls and Nelson Farm Trail Loop

Hudson, Wisconsin

5.92 mi / 463 ft gain

Willow Falls Trail to Burkhardt Trail

Hudson, Wisconsin

2.1 mi / 302 ft gain

Hike to Willow Falls

Hudson, Wisconsin

4.2
3 mi

Burkhardt Trail

Hudson, Wisconsin

3.73 mi / 466 ft gain

Burkhardt Trail to Willow Falls Overlook via Pink Trail

Hudson, Wisconsin

2.16 mi / 259 ft gain

Homestead Parklands on Perch Lake

Hudson, Wisconsin

0.75 mi / 49 ft gain

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

Bur Oak and Northern Lights Loop

Lake Elmo, Minnesota

1.96 mi / 108 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

Spring Valley, Wisconsin

Main Day Use

Maple Grove, Minnesota

Minneapolis Northwest KOA Journey

Guides and stories

The Top 5 Spring Hikes Near Minneapolis

Allison Herreid

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