7 Cool And Calming Hikes To Take In Minnesota To Help You Reflect On The Year Ahead

With 2020 officially here, the new year brings much to look forward to. But in all of the busyness before us, it’s easy to feel stressed. It’s important to step back, take a few peaceful moments, and reflect before diving into all that lies ahead. Luckily, Minnesota has just what you need to find some peace before the next twelve months of activity truly begin. Namely, the Land of 10,000 Lakes has many nature destinations that you can reach through a perfectly peaceful hike that will help you clear your head. Here are seven of our favorites:

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Are you planning any other hikes this year? Let us know in the comments below! And for more to put on your Minnesota bucket list, check out our list of 12 Minnesota restaurants to dine at in 2020!

Address: Blue Mounds State Park, 1410 161st St, Luverne, MN 56156, USA
Address: 181st St, Luverne, MN 56156, USA
Address: Nerstrand Big Woods State Park, 9700 170th St E, Nerstrand, MN 55053, USA
Address: Banning State Park, 61101 Banning Park Rd, Sandstone, MN 55072, USA
Address: Jeffers Petroglyphs, 27160 Co Rd 2, Comfrey, MN 56019, USA
Address: Itasca State Park, 36750 Main Park Drive, Park Rapids, MN 56470, USA
Address: Eloise Butler Wildflower Garden, 1 Theodore Wirth Pkwy, Minneapolis, MN 55405, USA