Luce Line State TrailVicksburg Lane in Plymouth to Winsted, McCleod County
Plymouth, MN 55441
The Luce Line State Trail is a 63 mile long former railroad grade which is developed for biking, hiking, horseback riding, mountain biking, snowmobiling, and skiing. The limestone surfaced trail runs from Plymouth 30 miles west to Winsted, with a parallel treadway for horseback riding. From Winsted to Hutchinson, the trail is paved, from Hutchinson to Cedar Mills it is crushed granite and Cedar Mills to Cosmos it is Natural (mowed grass). Past Watertown, the scenery becomes more rural, with farm fields and pastures. Rest stop at Willow Dr. Parking lots at Vicksburg Ln, Stubbs Bay Rd, Cty Rd 110, Cty Rd 127. Snowmobiles allowed beginning west at Stubbs Bay Rd, Orono.
- Accessible to disabled
- Can accommodate groups of 45 or more
Tried this trail out for a change of scenery by picking it up at the trailhead in Plymouth and hiking west and back a couple miles. Flat, compacted surface. Maps about every mile or so, and markers...
— Redleg93, August 1, 2020
The paved portion from the North Cedar Lake Trail to Vicksburg Ave in Wayzata is relatively flat, goes through urban parks, forests, by lakes, over board walks through wetlands. The Minneapolis City...
— sheldon m, August 27, 2018
I have ridden the Luce Line from Minneapolis all the way out to Winsted and it is a great trail. The trail from Minneapolis out to Plymouth is paved and is a beautiful ride. The trail turns to...
— 7ContinentsExplored, June 29, 2016
We biked the newly paved Luce Lincetrail starting at Hutchinson on Sat Sept 26, 2015. It was the Grand Opening of this paved section. We road to Winsted and found out that the Luce Line is NOT...
— Peg-666, September 28, 2015
A nice long trail that is packed gravel, nice and flat for walking, running and biking. Goes from west central Minnesota to Plymouth, mn. Lots of nice trees and lakes for scenery on your route...
— Charliecheeto2012, August 22, 2012