The Best Hiking Trails in Minnesota

Most Popular Minnesota Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Minnesota using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Minneapolis (20), Winona (3), Hastings (2), Altura (2), Silver Bay (2), Two Harbors (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Barn BluffRed Wing, Minnesota
2. Afton State ParkHastings, Minnesota
3. Bear Head Lake State ParkEly, Minnesota
4. Superior Hiking TrailDuluth, Minnesota
5. Banning State ParkSandstone, Minnesota
6. Minneopa State ParkMankato, Minnesota
7. Nicollet Island ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
8. Bloomington Ferry TrailBloomington, Minnesota
9. Lake Maria State ParkMonticello, Minnesota
10. Jay Cooke State ParkCarlton, Minnesota
11. Whitewater State ParkAltura, Minnesota
12. Myre - Big Island State ParkAlbert Lea, Minnesota
13. Frontenac State ParkFrontenac, Minnesota
14. Great River Bluffs State ParkWinona, Minnesota
15. schaar's BluffHastings, Minnesota
16. Theodore Wirth ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
17. HartleyDuluth, Minnesota
18. Big Stone Lake State ParkOrtonville, Minnesota
19. Gooseberry Falls State ParkTwo Harbors, Minnesota
20. Hall ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
21. Riverside ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
22. Longfellow ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
23. Father Hennepin Bluffs ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
24. Lovell Square ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
25. Kenwood ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
26. Harrison ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
27. Mississippi River GorgeMinneapolis, Minnesota
28. Edgewater ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
29. Pershing ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
30. Dean ParkwayMinneapolis, Minnesota
31. Creekview ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
32. Bryn Mawr ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
33. Bassett's Creek Valley ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
34. Minnehaha ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
35. Lake CalhounMinneapolis, Minnesota
36. Logan ParkMinneapolis, Minnesota
37. Lake of the IslesMinneapolis, Minnesota
38. Lebanon HillsEagan, Minnesota
39. Holzinger LodgeWinona, Minnesota
40. Cutfoot Sioux Nat'l. Rec. TrailDeer River, Minnesota
41. Terrace Oaks East ParkBurnsville, Minnesota
42. Cuyuna LakesIronton, Minnesota
43. Harmon Park/salem HillsInvergrove Heights, Minnesota
44. Mammoth TrailChaska, Minnesota
45. Mississippi National River & Recreation AreaSaint Paul, Minnesota
46. Voyageurs National ParkInternational Falls, Minnesota
47. Buffalo River State ParkGlyndon, Minnesota
48. Lake Shetek State ParkCurrie, Minnesota
49. Camden State ParkLynd, Minnesota
50. Lac qui Parle State ParkWatson, Minnesota
51. Lake Bemidji State ParkBemidji, Minnesota
52. Split Rock Lighthouse State ParkTwo Harbors, Minnesota
53. Interstate State ParkTaylors Falls, Minnesota
54. Temperance River State ParkSchroeder, Minnesota
55. Tettegouche State ParkSilver Bay, Minnesota
56. Itasca State ParkPark Rapids, Minnesota
57. Upper Sioux Agency State ParkGranite Falls, Minnesota
58. John A. Latsch State ParkWinona, Minnesota
59. Wild River State ParkCenter City, Minnesota
60. Judge C.R. Magney State ParkGrand Marais, Minnesota
61. William OBrien State ParkSt. Croix, Minnesota
62. Beaver Creek Valley State ParkCaledonia, Minnesota
63. Lake Bronson State ParkLake Bronson, Minnesota
64. Big Bog State Recreation AreaWaskish, Minnesota
65. Lake Carlos State ParkCarlos, Minnesota
66. Lake Louise State ParkPreston, Minnesota
67. Blue Mounds State ParkLuverne, Minnesota
68. Carley State ParkAltura, Minnesota
69. Maplewood State ParkPelican Rapids, Minnesota
70. Cascade River State ParkLutsen, Minnesota
71. McCarthy Beach State ParkSide Lake, Minnesota
72. Charles A. Lindbergh State ParkLittle Falls, Minnesota
73. Mille Lacs Kathio State ParkOnamia, Minnesota
74. Crow Wing State ParkBrainerd, Minnesota
75. Minnesota Valley State Recreation AreaJordan, Minnesota
76. Father Hennepin State ParkIsle, Minnesota
77. Monson Lake State ParkSunburg, Minnesota
78. Flandrau State ParkNew Ulm, Minnesota
79. Moose Lake State ParkMoose Lake, Minnesota
80. Forestville/Mystery Cave State ParkMystery Cave, Minnesota
81. Fort Ridgely State ParkFairfax, Minnesota
82. Fort Snelling State ParkSt. Paul, Minnesota
83. Nerstrand Big Woods State ParkNerstrand, Minnesota
84. Franz Jevne State ParkBirchdale, Minnesota
85. Old Mill State ParkArgyle, Minnesota
86. Red River State Recreation AreaEast Grand Forks, Minnesota
87. Rice Lake State ParkOwatonna, Minnesota
88. George H. Crosby Manitou State ParkSilver Bay, Minnesota
89. St. Croix State ParkHinckley, Minnesota
90. Glacial Lakes State ParkStarbuck, Minnesota
91. Sakatah Lake State ParkWaterville, Minnesota
92. Glendalough State ParkBattle Lake, Minnesota
93. Savanna Portage State ParkMcGregor, Minnesota
94. Scenic State ParkBigfork, Minnesota
95. Grand Portage State ParkGrand Portage, Minnesota
96. Schoolcraft State ParkDeer River, Minnesota
97. Sibley State ParkNew London, Minnesota
98. Greenleaf Lake State Recreation AreaLitchfield, Minnesota
99. Soudan Underground Mine State ParkSoudan, Minnesota
100. Hayes Lake State ParkRoseau, Minnesota

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