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1,050 mi 1,690 km of trail 2 Recommended Routes

Easy Trails 94 Trails Intermediate Trails 18 Trails Hard Trails 1 Trail
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Recommended Routes in Northwest Minnesota - 3

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Favorite The entrance to the Big Bog Boardwalk.
Easy

The Big Bog

2.4 mi 3.8 km 79' Up 23.98 m Up 82' Down 24.94 m Down

Baudette, MN
Favorite The spot between Lake Twenty-one and Nelson Lake
Intermediate

Lakes Nelson & Twentyone Loops

2.6 mi 4.2 km 337' Up 102.81 m Up 348' Down 105.97 m Down

Walker, MN
Favorite Cascade Falls.
Intermediate

North Country Trail (NCT): Minnesota

868.1 mi 1,397.1 km 71,045' Up 21654.5 m Up 69,866' Down 21295.1 m Down

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Trails in Northwest Minnesota - 111

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3.9 mi 6.4 km #1Waboose Lake Loop Trail
Intermediate
Walker, MN
Intermediate
Walker, MN
1.0 mi 1.6 km #2Big Bog Boardwalk
Easy
Baudette, MN
Easy
Baudette, MN
5.2 mi 8.4 km #3Twin Lakes Loop
Difficult
Detroit Lakes, MN
Difficult
Detroit Lakes, MN
3.9 mi 6.3 km #4Pine Ridge Trail
Easy
Roseau, MN
Easy
Roseau, MN
0.4 mi 0.6 km #5Ludlow Pond Trail
Easy
Baudette, MN
Easy
Baudette, MN
0.7 mi 1.2 km #6Unnamed Trail
Easy
Baudette, MN
Easy
Baudette, MN
3.5 mi 5.6 km #7Gooseberry Park Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Fargo, ND
Easy/Intermediate
Fargo, ND
112.9 mi 181.7 km #8Paul Bunyan State Trail
Easy
Brainerd, MN
Easy
Brainerd, MN
174.6 mi 281.1 km #9NCT: MN Segment 2 - North Central Minnesota
Intermediate
Detroit Lakes, MN
Intermediate
Detroit Lakes, MN
1.3 mi 2.1 km #10NCT - Lake 21 Loop Trail
Intermediate
Walker, MN
Intermediate
Walker, MN
2.4 mi 3.8 km #11Tamarac Lake Loop Trail
Intermediate
Frazee, MN
Intermediate
Frazee, MN
2.5 mi 4.1 km #12Red River Oxcart Trail
Intermediate
Baxter, MN
Intermediate
Baxter, MN
1.8 mi 2.9 km #13One Mile Prairie Loop
Intermediate
Fergus Falls, MN
Intermediate
Fergus Falls, MN
3.0 mi 4.8 km #14Annie Battle Lake Trail
Easy
Perham, MN
Easy
Perham, MN
1.4 mi 2.2 km #15NCT - Lake Nelson Loop Trail
Intermediate
Walker, MN
Intermediate
Walker, MN
3.8 mi 6.1 km #16M.B. Johnson Trail
Intermediate
Oakport, MN
Intermediate
Oakport, MN
308.3 mi 496.1 km #17NCT: MN Segment 3 - Northeast Minnesota
Intermediate
Walker, MN
Intermediate
Walker, MN
1.7 mi 2.7 km #18Klondyke Trail
Easy
Crosby, MN
Easy
Crosby, MN
102.9 mi 165.6 km #19Blue Ox (Voyageur) Trail
Easy
International Falls, MN
Easy
International Falls, MN
85.4 mi 137.5 km #20NCT: MN Segment 1 - Northwest Minnesota
Intermediate
Fergus Falls, MN
Intermediate
Fergus Falls, MN

Photos of Northwest Minnesota - 24

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The spot between Lake Twenty-one and Nelson Lake
Feb 28, 2018 near Walker, MN
The entrance to the Big Bog Boardwalk.
Sep 13, 2017 near Baudette, MN
Hayes Lake
Sep 13, 2017 near Roseau, MN
Slow motion waves on the shore of Lake of the Woods at Zippel Bay State Park.
Sep 8, 2017 near Baudette, MN
Old growth pines along the loop.
Aug 31, 2016 near Walker, MN
The large glacial erratic on the spur trail to the Campsite
Jan 29, 2019 near Walker, MN
Hikers under the pines in the fall.
Sep 1, 2016 near Frazee, MN
The mowed trails are well maintained and there are abundant views.
Sep 1, 2016 near Fergus…, MN