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Address: 500 Lafayette Rd N, Saint Paul, MN 55155-4002
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Seventeen-mile trail stretching from Stillwater to St. Paul, Minnesota.

Seventeen-mile trail stretching from Stillwater to St. Paul, Minnesota.

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Gateway Trail

If you like to get outdoors and just walk, jog or bike, the Gateway Trail is an excellent choice for these activities! Being an old railway line that's been paved over, it is... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Maplewood, Minnesota
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Maplewood, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like to get outdoors and just walk, jog or bike, the Gateway Trail is an excellent choice for these activities! Being an old railway line that's been paved over, it is relatively level. I've used this trail numerous times and always enjoy the feeling of being out in the woods, even though much of it goes through the... More 

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Lakeville, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I am so thankful that our State puts a priority on bike trails. This one is one of the best in the twin cities. The nice thing is that you are in the country but not far from nice restaurants an sites to explore.

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Thank Olddog1949
Woodbury, Minnesota
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

This trail is paved and extends all the way from St. Paul to Stillwater. It can be crowded on nice weekends in the Summer. The trail has bridges that cross most major highways and is scenic once you get out of the urban areas. There is a separate trail for horses which is parallel past the Oakdale area.

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Thank Mike K
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

A great paved trail in the city that takes you through many protected nature areas I like to start at Keller Regional Park in Maplewood. There are modern bathrooms to get ready for your ride. It is 15.3 miles to Pine Point Park which has water fountains and modern bathrooms. Try stopping at the Gateway Trail Side. This is a... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

We have biked the complete trail. our favorite part is from north St Paul to Pine Point. Great place to park off Hadley road. about 18+ mile round trip. Have fun

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2 Thank bsnsmn
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65 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Pleasant and well-kept. Very popular with bikers and saw some people on horseback, too! We walked from Jamaca road to Lansing road, with a lovely break at Trail Side cafe. The trail was mostly flat and the water along the way is all private property. Also, the only restrooms are port-a-pots. Maybe next time we will try the adjoining trail... More 

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Thank SJLaddTravel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Great bicycle trail. The connection to Brown's Creek trail to Stillwater is perfect!! A fun smooth trail with beautiful views.

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Thank Denise H
Mendota Heights, MN
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29 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

The Gateway Trail begins in St. Paul and ends near Stillwater, MN at Pine Point. The first half of the trail winds its way through a couple of suburban communities. The second half of the trail has a more rural feel to it with a mix of small farms, large open areas, ponds and woods. For the most part, it's... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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103 reviews
37 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

I can't count the number of times I have cycled the Gteway Trail. It is beautiful at any time of year. Weekends can be congested with pedestrians, however.

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Thank huntersbro
Minneapolis
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29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

Love the Gateway Trail. Last weekend we biked the new addition that connects to the Gateway called "Brown's Creek" that will take you into downtown Stillwater. Beautiful scenery with the flowing creek. Locked up the bikes and roamed around Stillwater. Had lunch overlooking the St Croix River. Wonderful afternoon.

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