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Dakota County Parks

Trail Conditions

winter-trail.jpgTrail conditions are updated as conditions change.

Updated Oct. 5, 2014 at 3 p.m.

Big Rivers Regional Trail
Paved Regional Trail: The trail continues to be closed from Mendota at Highway 13 to Lilydale due to mudslides in the area making the trail impassable. Trail closure barricades are in place at both the Mendota and Lilydale accesses.  At this time, we are unsure when the trail will be re-opened for public use. Updates to the repair schedule will be posted here as available.

Dakota Woods Dog Park

Hiking Trails: Open, trails are muddy in lowland areas.  Pass required.


Lake Byllesby Regional Park
Hiking Trails: Open, trails are muddy in lowland areas.


Lebanon Hills Regional Park
Hiking Trails:
  Open, trails are muddy in lowland areas, especially around Jensen Lake, with standing water in several places. All previously washed out trail segments have been repaired with temporary decking and are now safely passable. 
Portage Trails:  Open, trails are muddy in lowland areas.
Mountain Bike Trails (West Trailhead): Open.
Equestrian Trails: Open, trails are muddy in lowland areas. Pass required.

Miesville Ravine Park Reserve
Hiking Trails: Open. South loop trail damaged from 280th Street to Cannon River. Barricades and signage have been installed to close sections of trails.

Mississippi River Regional Trail

Paved Regional Trail: Open.

North Urban Regional Trail
Paved Regional Trail:  Open.

Spring Lake Park Reserve
Hiking Trails: Open, trails are muddy in lowland areas.
Archery Trail: Open. Pass required.
Model Airfield: Open.  Pass required.     

Thompson County Park

Hiking Trails:  Open, trails are muddy in lowland areas.

UMore Park

UMORE Park is owned and operated by the University of Minnesota.  No parking fee is required for parking.  
Hiking on Lone Rock Trail: Open.
For more information, call UMORE Park at 651-423-2455.

Last updated: 10/21/2014 4:08 AM