Minnehaha Falls - Minnehaha Park4825 Minnehaha Av S
Minneapolis, MN 55417
A striking, wilderness waterfall in an urban setting. Overlooking the Mississippi River, Minnehaha Park is one of Minneapolis’ oldest and most popular parks, attracting over 850,000 visitors annually.
Located at the intersection of Hiawatha Avenue and Minnehaha Parkway, the 193-acre park features a 53-foot waterfall, limestone bluffs and river overlooks. The park contains oak, elm, silver maple, basswood, hackberry and cottonwood trees, as well as native and prairie woodland wildflowers.
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Based on 2433 reviews
Unfortunately or fortunately we visited on a beautiful almost-50 degree day in March. There was alot of standing water and ice from the snow melting and re-freezing. It was difficult to walk around...
— mraffini37, March 2, 2020
Went hiking earlier this week after suggestion, expected slightly icy trail but pretty easy. Friend slipped on extremely icy section and dislocated knee. Had to call 911 and get carried out to...
— SisterEvangelina, February 28, 2020
Minnehaha Park is a nice place to visit. Places to stroll, a beautiful waterfall, good food and beer selection at the pavilion. Hop on a bike and find a bike trail to get to Minnehaha Park.
— Bryce F, February 24, 2020
We visited in the fall and late winter.
Beautiful all year round.
However, people take chances to climb the fence and take the ice covered stairs down to the falls. That’s fine. Don’t try it...
— rwgrncrd, February 23, 2020
Loved this park! The photo ops by the waterfall are endless. I joined the little kids in the water further down the trail and loved it.
— Ginger E, February 14, 2020