Located in the center of the largest park in Dakota County, the Jensen Lake Trailhead hosts a large, shaded picnic area and provides access to miles of wooded hiking trails, a scenic canoe route, and ski touring trails in Lebanon Hills Regional Park. (Map and Driving Directions)
Picnic shelter, restrooms, and children's play area are handicap accessible.
Trail use changes May-August 2018
From May-August 2018, several trail segments north of Jensen Lake will be temporarily closed or reassigned during the Northern Natural Gas Easement Enhancement project. See a detailed trail map.
Hours: Daily, 5 a.m.–10 p.m.
Fees: No entrance fees. Trail use fees for cross-country skiing do apply.
Trail maps: Summer Winter
- More than 14 miles of summer hiking trails
- More than seven miles of winter hiking/snowshoeing trails
- More than 12 miles of ski touring trails
- Canoe route access
- Children’s playground
- Fire ring (Firewood Restrictions)
- Picnic shelter
- Large picnic area
- Shoreline overlook
- Free parking