Sakatah Singing Hills State Trail
ElevationAscent: 440' 134 m
Descent: -305' -93 m
High: 1,072' 327 m
Low: 839' 256 m
GradeAvg Grade: 0% (0°)
Max Grade: 3% (2°)
Popular runs nearby
Seven Mile Creek Hike
5.5 mi 8.9 km • Loop • 579 ft Ascent 176.4 m Ascent
Traverse des Sioux Trails
8.5 mi 13.7 km • Loop • 51 ft Ascent 15.5 m Ascent
Sakatah Lake State Park Loop
5.7 mi 9.2 km • Loop • 347 ft Ascent 105.89 m Ascent
Hidden Falls Trail
1.0 mi 1.5 km • Out and Back • 98 ft Ascent 29.98 m Ascent
“Sakatah Singing Hills State Trail is a multi-use paved trail that runs through South Central Minnesota.”— Sarah Houle
Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Spring · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife
Need to Know
If you are traveling through the city of Waterville on this trail, follow the street signs to reconnect.
Permits are needed for snowmobiling and horseback riding on this trail.
All pets must be leashed. All pet waste and garbage must be packed out.
Sakatah Singing Hills Trail takes users through prairie, farmland, forest, and near lakes and rivers. There is a lot of diversity along the route. The portion that runs through Sakatah Lake State Park is particularly beautiful, shaded, and cool in the summer.
Land Manager: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources