You Haven’t Lived Until You’ve Experienced This One Incredible Park Near Minneapolis
Minneapolis is home to more than a few incredible parks. From the biking trails of Theodore Wirth to the scenic beauty of Minnehaha – not to mention all the other trails, wildflower gardens, and beaches in between – there is no shortage of outdoor recreation to be found in the City of Lakes. But if you’re looking for a park you may not have been to yet, look no further than nearby Shafer, Minnesota. Just a few miles up I-35, you’ll find yourself at one of the most incredible parks in Minnesota. Take a look:
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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]