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Meet our Friends Group Partner

Parks & Trails Council is proud to partner with this independent friends group.

Parks & Trails Council cannot accept donations on behalf of this friends group.

Freeborn County Trail Association

Mission

To promote the construction of the Blazing Star State Trail

Friends Since

1995

Blazing Star State Trail
picturesque paved bike trail

Freeborn County Trails Association

Events

Scavenger Hunt Banner

2021 Scavenger Hunts

Tue, Jun 1 – Sun, Sep 12 @ All Day

June 1 – September 12, 2021

Freeborn County Trail Association

News

Our Related Advocacy Work

Parks & Trails Council of Minnesota is a strong voice at the state capital working to ensure Minnesota’s parks and trails are protected and cared for. We work with friends groups to identify critical projects that need government support.

2020

picturesque paved bike trail

Blazing Star: Bridge

Blazing Star: Bridge

Extends the Blazing Star State Trail 2.4 miles by connecting two existing trail sections with a 100-foot single span pedestrian bridge crossing Albert Lea Lake.

2019

Blazing Star State Trail

Blazing Star: trail extension

Blazing Star: trail extension

Complete a 6-mile trail connection between the city of Albert Lea into Myre-Big Island State Park and to the city of Hayward.

2018

Blazing Star State Trail

Blazing Star: trail extension

Blazing Star: trail extension

Complete a 6-mile trail connection between the city of Albert Lea into Myre-Big Island State Park and to the city of Hayward.

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