Lake Wobegon Trail1802 County Rd 137
Waite Park, MN 56387
There are Trailheads in each of the cities - St. Joseph, Avon, Albany, Holdingford, Freeport, Melrose, Sauk Centre, West Union & Osakis. I-94 runs parrallel to the St. Joseph to Osakis portion of the trail.
62 mile long paved rail trail through forests, by lakes and through small town America. Open to bicycles, rollerblades, snowmobiles without studs and hikers. Lots of opportunities to eat ice cream
Hours & Dates
- Monday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Tuesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Friday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Saturday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Sunday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
Drive into the town of Avon, MN while in the area for vacation. Several people went one direction on bikes and I went the other. Trail is paved, in good shape and about four feet wide. Just hooked a...
— Redleg93, August 7, 2019
We rode 32 miles on the LW trail from St. Benedict’s to Avon and back- lovely scenery, level biking, and nice way to see Central MInnesota. Do it!
— S W, July 8, 2018
Ok, besides seeing the "Covered Bridge", above, on the trail in Holdingford, keep riding this absolutely beautiful and tranquil 12 foot wide new pavement to Bowlus, MN, home of Jordie's. Breakfast...
— Michael470, July 25, 2016
Miles and miles of paved hiking/biking/walking trails on an old railroad bed. Beautiful scenery takes you through many small central Minnesota towns.
— Granny W, May 25, 2016
The trailhead starts in St Joseph and goes to Collegeville, Avon, Albany, Freeport, Melrose, Sauk Center, and West Union. The trail is well maintained. It is nice because there is a town to stop...
— curioustravelor2010, May 19, 2016