Hiking Lebanon Hills Regional Park

TRIP DETAILS  LENGTH 8 miles DIFFICULTY Easy DATE  November 4, 2017 MAIN FEATURES Forests, grasslands, marshes, and wetlands Lebanon Hills Regional Park is located in the Minnesota cities of Eagan and Apple Valley. The 1,869-acre park, the largest in Dakota County.  This park has been on my list for a while since it's fairly close to home and has come … Continue reading Hiking Lebanon Hills Regional Park

St Croix National Scenic Riverway

TRIP DETAILS LENGTH 26.6 miles DIFFICULTY easy until Stillwater, motorized boats DATE  September 18-19, 2016 MAIN FEATURES  St Croix National Scenic Waterway, Interstate Park, Osceola Landing, William O'Brien State Park Took my first overnight kayaking trip down the St Croix River this weekend and camped one night in the National Park sites. We have small recreational kayaks, so those lightweight … Continue reading St Croix National Scenic Riverway