Minnesota may not be home to giant sequoias or ancient quaking aspen colonies, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have our share of old-growth forests. There’s one ancient forest in Minnesota that’s home to 400-year-old-trees. When you visit, you’ll fall in love with the peaceful silence of the beautiful forest. Read on to learn about hiking through Minnesota’s Lost 40.

Have you hiked the Lost 40? What did you think? Let us know in the comments below! And if you love hiking, check out our list of 11 hikes in Minnesota that may be some of the greatest trails on Earth.

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