The One Snow-Covered Trail In Minnesota That You Have To Hike This Winter

Just because the mercury has dipped below freezing doesn’t mean you have to stay inside for the rest of the winter. In fact, this time of year brings some of the most gorgeous natural wonders in Minnesota. From frozen waterfalls to icy lakes, there is no shortage of beautiful sights to behold during a Minnesota winter. Among the best is this snow-covered hike through one of Minnesota’s most underrated state parks. Read on to learn about the trail that you have to hike this winter.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you ever been to Lake Maria State Park? Do you know of any other beautiful winter hikes in Minnesota? Let us know your favorites in the comments below! And for more winter fun in the Land of 10,000 Lakes, check out our list of 10 frozen waterfalls in Minnesota that you have to see to believe.