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This Easy Hike Lets You Experience The Fascinating History of Minnesota

It’s not hard to find beautiful views on short hikes in MN, but sometimes more interesting than just a simple nature walk is being able to explore the fascinating history of our home state. This short, easy hike not only provides great views of nature, but also tells a story from Minnesota’s past and lets you experience it firsthand. It reminds us all to take some time to appreciate the work that people have done in prior generations to give us the life, and state, we love so much!

And if you’re looking for more historic places in Minnesota, check out these old towns.

Jo Magliocco
Minnesota staff writer for Only in Your State and owner of Minnesota blog NorthGuide.co, I'm a Minneapolis transplant who loves my cats, camera, and local coffee. On the weekends I'm usually exploring the North Shore or making my way through the list of Minnesota's State Parks. Want to talk about MN or ask me a question? Tweet me @sotafiedjo!