The Land of 10,000 Lakes is crisscrossed with dozens upon dozens of trails. It’s easy to find paths that lead through forests, along riverbanks and lakeshores, and even to gorgeous waterfalls. We’ve covered some of Minnesota’s most popular hikes in the past, but there are many more to discover. Today, we want to introduce the little-known Secret/Blackstone Hiking Trail. Read on below to learn about what you’ll find as you hike this beautiful trail through northern Minnesota.

For more information about the Secret/Blackstone Hiking Trail, including maps, miles, and detailed trailhead information, visit its page on the USDA Forest Service website.

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