Minnesota is a beautiful state filled with easy, relaxing hiking trails. However, if you’re looking to really challenge yourself and burn a few extra calories, this hike near East Cook is just the thing.

The Caribou Rock Trail is the perfect mixture of tough and fun. It’ll leave you panting, but the views will be worth it. Here’s what you need to know.

For more information about the Caribou Rock Trail, including more detailed hiking directions and a map of the route, check out the hike’s AllTrails listing.

If you can’t get enough of hiking in Minnesota, take a look at some of our favorite trails in the state here.

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