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Manitou River Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

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4.8 mile 7.7 kilometer point to point
84% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 659' 201 m
Descent: -1,152' -351 m
High: 1,473' 449 m
Low: 916' 279 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 7% (4°)
Max Grade: 32% (18°)

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Trail shared by Kevin Killingbeck

This trail follows the west bank of the Manitou River, providing access to many campsites and The Cascades.

Kevin Killingbeck

Features Commonly Backpacked · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Waterfall · Wildlife

Description

Manitou River Trail follows the west bank of the Manitou River through the majestic George H. Crosby-Manitou State Park. There are approximately 13 backpacking campsites along this trail. These fee campsites must be reserved before use.

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Raging water rushes through a volcanic canyon.
Mar 16, 2017 near Silver Bay, MN
Manitou River Cascades Waterfall, Minnesota
Apr 8, 2019 near Silver Bay, MN
Hiking Trail Sign in the Forest
Apr 8, 2019 near Silver Bay, MN
Superior Hiking Trail Arrow Sign
Apr 8, 2019 near Silver Bay, MN
Superior Hiking Trail Signage - George Crosby State Park, Minnesota
Apr 8, 2019 near Silver Bay, MN

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