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Mississippi River Regional Trail

Hours: 5 a.m.–10 p.m.
Phone: 952-891-7000

Once completed, Mississippi River Regional Trail (MRRT) will extend 27 miles along the Mississippi River from St. Paul to Hastings, providing scenic views of the river and connections to local parks and trails and other community destinations.  The trail will be paved and is intended for non-motorized uses such as walking, bicycling and in-line skating. 

The regional trail construction will be completed in phased segments with an anticipated completion date of 2017.  The status of each of the trail segments is outlined in the MRRTDevelopmentMap.pdfMRRT Development Map.

Currently, the north and south/east segments of the MRRT are open for use.  Trailheads for the north segment are located at Kaposia Landing Park and Simon's Ravine Trailhead in South St. Paul off of Concord Avenue.  The trailhead for the south/east segment is located at Spring Lake Park Reserve.

Swing Bridge Trailhead open
The Swing Bridge Trailhead in Inver Grove Heights is now open. Restroom facilities will be unlocked daily from 8 a.m.-10 p.m.


  • Restrooms at Kaposia Landing Park, Simon’s Ravine Trailhead and Spring Lake Park Reserve


Trail Conditions


Dog On-Leash
Inline Skating

Last updated: 5/21/2015 9:15 AM