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Minneapolis Outdoor Activities and Adventures

A city by nature, literally, Minneapolis, MN, is known for its beautiful parks, lakes, and outdoor recreation. Downtown is surrounded by nature and scenic landscapes, including 197 parks, a chain of lakes, breathtaking waterfalls, biking and running trails, botanical gardens, golf courses, and wild landmarks.

Minneapolis Parks, Lakes & Nature Activities

  • Paisley Park
  •  Stone Arch Bridge & River Walk
  • St. Anthony Falls
  •  ​​​​​​Loring Park
  •  Minneapolis Chain of Lakes
  • Sculpture Garden at the Walker Art Center
  • Minnehaha Falls Park
  • Theodore Wirth Park
  •  Boom Island Park
  • Mississippi River Park
  • The Commons
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