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Minnesota Trails

You like to hike? We have lots of footpaths for your short walk or backpacking adventure. Your bike is your escape vehicle? Check out our paved and dirt trails for a short spin or multi-day tour. Looking for a cabin fever reliever? Minnesota has miles and miles of ski and snowshoe trails, so you don’t have to be a couch potato in the winter.
Find your favorite here.

 

Read stories about Minnesota’s trails in the MN Miles Blog:

Guest Blog: When Hope Becomes the Plan

Guest blogger Josh Rizzo’s story of eight friends, four days of bike packing and zero reservations.

Trail Pairings: Southern Minnesota Gravel

When it comes to the road less travelled, there’s one between Sleepy Eye and New Ulm you should try. There’s a reward at each end.

Make Your Escape: A Cuyuna Christmas

Writer Tonja Sahaydak spent Christmas with the family in a Cuyuna yurt and went dashing through the snow.

Physically Distant on the Dairyland Trail

If you’re ready to ditch the crowds and get some gravel, central Minnesota’s Dairyland Trail fits the bill.

Trail Pairings: Bad Habit Brewing Co

A ride on the Lake Wobegon Trail pairs very well with a visit to Bad Habit Brewing in Saint Joseph.

Trail Pairings: Take 16 Brewing Co

In the far southeastern corner of Minnesota, a trip to Blue Mounds State Park finishes off nicely at Take 16 Brewing Co.

Bike on the Wild Side

The Matthew Lourey State Trail provides a wilderness-like experience for fat bike winter camping.

Guest Blog: Great River Bluffs State Park

Guest blogger Alyson Eversman explores this southern Minnesota gem of a state park.

Trail Pairings: North Shore Double

We visited two state parks, two ski trails and two breweries on Minnesota’s North Shore. It was epic.

Trail Pairings: Rendezvous Brewing

If you’re into loop rides and craft beers, you should visit Paul Bunyan and his sweetheart, Lucette.

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