Parks: Worth the Drive

Parks Outside of the Twin Cities | Twin Cities Moms Blog

These are just a few of our favorites parks that are a bit of a drive out of the Twin Cities. Add them to your adventure list and take a morning for a drive out…these are worth it! Don’t forget, if you have a favorite park that we’ve missed, we’d love to hear about it! Submit your favorite park HERE so we can consider adding it to our Twin Cities Park Finder!

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350 Harbor Dr, Duluth, MN 55802
All-ages playground Picnic tables Lakefront views Paved walking paths Restrooms on-site
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9910 Briarwood Avenue NE, Monticello, MN 55362
The 1,200 acres of Bertram Chain of Lakes includes four lakes, acres of undisturbed shoreline, na...
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1300 Summit Avenue, New Ulm, MN, United States
Sand-bottom swimming pool Scenic views Picnic shelter Campgrounds Restrooms on-site
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29836 St Croix Trail, Shafer, MN 55074
Has giant sculptures and works of art to climb and interact with Walking trails Public restrooms...
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36750 Main Park Drive, Park Rapids, MN 56470
Minnesota’s oldest state park Hiking trails Walking paths Campground Boat rentals Restaura...
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9831 Rebecca Park Trail, Rockford, MN, United States
Two separate playgrounds: one for older and one for younger children Swimming beach Fishing dock...
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39721 Park Entrance Road, Pelican Rapids, MN, United States
Swimming beach Hiking trails Horseback riding Bird watching area Fishing area Campground
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701 Silver Creek Road Northeast, Rochester, MN, United States
Hiking trails Caves Fishing pond Fossil hunting area Bike paths
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900 Mound Avenue, Mankato, MN, United States
Playground Farm on-site Outdoor exercise equipment Pond Picnic area
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