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Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge

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74 mi 119 km of trail 2 Featured Runs

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Featured Runs in Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge - 2

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Favorite The Mississippi and Minnesota River confluence is quite a sight.
Easy

Pike Island Loop

3.9 mi 6.3 km • Loop • 289 ft Ascent 88.02 m Ascent

(14) Mendota…, MN
Favorite Louisville Swamp Unit.
Easy/Intermediate

Louisville Swamp Loop

7.3 mi 11.7 km • Point to Point • 439 ft Ascent 133.79 m Ascent

(3) Carver, MN

Trails in Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge - 14

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7.0 mi 11.3 km #1Minnesota River Bottoms - Lyndale Ave to Bloomington Ferry Rd
Easy/Intermediate
Savage, MN
Easy/Intermediate
7.0 mi 11.3 km Savage, MN
2.9 mi 4.7 km #2Pike Island Winter Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Mendota Heights, MN
Easy/Intermediate
2.9 mi 4.7 km Mendota Heights, MN
3.2 mi 5.2 km #3Pike Island Main Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Mendota Heights, MN
Easy/Intermediate
3.2 mi 5.2 km Mendota Heights, MN
6.0 mi 9.6 km #4Mendota Trail
Easy
Mendota Heights, MN
Easy
6.0 mi 9.6 km Mendota Heights, MN
2.8 mi 4.6 km #5Minnesota River Bottoms - Lyndale Ave to 11th Ave
Intermediate
Burnsville, MN
Intermediate
2.8 mi 4.6 km Burnsville, MN
4.1 mi 6.5 km #6Mazomani Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Carver, MN
Easy/Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.5 km Carver, MN
2.1 mi 3.3 km #7Richard T. Anderson Perimeter Loop
Difficult
Shakopee, MN
Difficult
2.1 mi 3.3 km Shakopee, MN
3.4 mi 5.5 km #8Minnesota River Bottoms - 77/Cedar Segment
Easy
Burnsville, MN
Easy
3.4 mi 5.5 km Burnsville, MN
26.2 mi 42.2 km #9Minnesota Valley State Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Belle Plaine, MN
Easy/Intermediate
26.2 mi 42.2 km Belle Plaine, MN
10.0 mi 16.1 km #10The MSPT: Minneapolis West Bank
Easy/Intermediate
Mendota Heights, MN
Easy/Intermediate
10.0 mi 16.1 km Mendota Heights, MN
2.4 mi 3.8 km #11Flood's Road
Easy
Carver, MN
Easy
2.4 mi 3.8 km Carver, MN
1.6 mi 2.6 km #12Middle Road
Easy
Carver, MN
Easy
1.6 mi 2.6 km Carver, MN
0.9 mi 1.4 km #13Johnson Slough Trail
Easy
Carver, MN
Easy
0.9 mi 1.4 km Carver, MN
1.2 mi 2.0 km #14State Trail Access Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Carver, MN
Easy/Intermediate
1.2 mi 2.0 km Carver, MN

Photos of Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge - 19

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Louisville Swamp Unit.
Sep 12, 2017 near Carver, MN
View of the Pike Island path
Aug 7, 2017 near Mendota…, MN
Dense foliage - trail on the left.
Jul 19, 2019 near Shakopee, MN
Hawk over trail at Louisville Swamp near Jabs Farm
Jan 16, 2019 near Carver, MN
Morning winter outing
Jan 16, 2019 near Carver, MN
View of the turret.
Jun 24, 2015 near Mendota…, MN
Snelling Lake Fishing Pier - Fort Snelling State Park, Minnesota
Jul 19, 2019 near Mendota…, MN
Picnic Island at Fort Snelling State Park, Minnesota
Jul 19, 2019 near Mendota…, MN

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