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greenBlue South Route Trail

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8.6 mile 13.8 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 360' 110 m
Descent: -245' -75 m
High: 1,000' 305 m
Low: 785' 239 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 12% (7°)

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The South Route, a multi-use trail that was build over an old railroad line, connects Minneopa to the Red Jacket Trail.

Sarah Houle

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Spring · Views · Wildflowers

Description

South Route Trail is used as a hiking, walking, running, and biking trail. This trail begins at Minneopa State Park and runs south and east for about 8.6 miles until it reaches the intersection at County Road 90 and 22.

South Route Trail runs through a lot of farmland area, but also offers some woodland scenery and river views.

Many of the area trail systems are interconnected and offer an abundance of recreational activity.

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Land Manager: City of Mankato

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