11 Glorious Waterfront Trails In Minnesota To Take On A Summer’s Day

Summer in Minnesota gets pretty humid. But because the season is so short, we Minnesotans would rather not resort to the air-conditioned indoors to escape the heat. In a state with more than 10,000 lakes, it’s much better – and maybe much easier – to find a nice lake or stream to cool off in instead. These 11 waterfront trails will help you cool off while you enjoy the outdoors.

Have you hiked any of these waterfront trails? Let us know your favorites! For more great hikes, check out this list of 12 Minnesota hiking trails under 3 miles.