This Amazing Hiking Trail In Minnesota Takes You Through An Abandoned Train Tunnel
Among the miles and miles of hiking trails in Minnesota, it is impossible to definitively say which is most interesting or beautiful. If you love waterfalls, you may appreciate a hike to Kawishiwi Falls. If you’re more of a botanist, you’ll love a wildflower hike at Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden. And if you’re a train enthusiast – or you just love forgotten places – you may be interested in the amazing hiking trail that takes you through an abandoned train tunnel. Take a look:
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What do you think? Have you walked the Ely’s Peak Trail? Did you visit the abandoned train tunnel? Let us know in the comments below!
Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 19 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at [email protected] or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.
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