Minnesota Valley State Recreation Area Trail

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AVERAGE RATING
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3.00 out of 5
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Beginner
35.0
miles

Doubletrack
↑ 400 ft
↓ 400 ft
730
elevation (ft)

Out & Back
Trail Description
About this trail
Multiuse trail that follows the Minnesota River through oak-savannah from Belle Plain to Chaska, MN. Wide doubletrack that sometimes lacks a hardpack trail, but is usually mowed. Can be sandy in some spots. Scenic views of the River. There are some camping areas, and access points to National Wildlife Refuges (e.g., Louisville Swamp) and other public lands and trail systems. A map is available at: http://files.dnr.state.mn.us/maps/state_parks/sra00304.pdf. Watch for horses and hikers.
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Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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Recent Trail Check-ins     (8 total check-ins)
  buddys35   on Jun 10, 2018
  Brian Zeilinger   on Sep 19, 2017
  Brian Zeilinger   on Aug 24, 2017
  stumpyfsr   on Jun 5, 2017
  FastNast   on Jan 14, 2017
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Reviews (2)
 

Granny Gear


June 21, 2018
 
Review: It was ok. It is more of a walking trail then biking, at least near the waterfront. The best part of this trail is towards the opposite side of the Mississippi.

Similar Trail: Short trail but scenic

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Singletrack


July 7, 2016
stumpyfsr Singletrack  
 
Review: Rating it 2 stars for views only. Otherwise it's a mellow grade singletrack, double track and paved path. Now it's overgrown in many places. Could be a good winter route for fatbike. Not worth a special trip

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Minnesota Valley State Recreation Area Trail MTB Trail 3.00 out of 5 based on 2 ratings. 2 user reviews.
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