The Hiking Trail Near Minneapolis That Will Transport You To Another World

Minnesotans are undeniably outdoorsy people. Whether we’re biking and swimming our way through the summer, or skiing, tubing, and ice fishing in the winter, we make a point to spend time in the great outdoors. Minneapolis and Saint Paul have a variety of hiking trails for Twin Cities residents to explore, but one of the more notable trails is just outside the cities, and will lead you to another world.

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If you appreciate the beauty of nature and want to get away from Minneapolis for just a couple of hours, Elm Creek Park Reserve is the place for you. We know that this park is just one of many in the area that have outstanding hiking trails. What’s your favorite trail to hike in Minneapolis and beyond? Let us know in the comments below.

Want to go on another hiking adventure? Read This One Easy Hike In Minneapolis Will Lead You To Someplace Unforgettable.