Glendalough State Park

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Glendalough Park Partners

Map of MN showing GlendaloughMission

To assist the MnDNR in preserving and utilizing Glendalough State Park.

Key Activities

  • Raise community funds for projects at Glendalough State Park
  • Host annual spring “Walk for Glendalough”
  • Plan and provide volunteer resources to complete park enhancement projects
bikers on trail through prairie with Glendalough Trail sign and Legacy sign
The Friends helped build the Glendalough Trail through the park into downtown Battle Lake
Map of the Glendlough Trail
Map of Glendalough Trail, which was a key project of these Friends
Steve Nelson and Lisa Malmstrom stand by poster for Glendalough Park Partners
Two members from Glendalough Park Partners attend our Day on the Hill event where volunteers advocate for parks and trails
Young girl in pink smiling big on her bike
The new Glendalough Trail makes everyone smile
Park shelter kiosk at Glendalough State Park
When entering this quiet park, you're greeted by a self-help kiosk

More about the Glendalough Park Partners

June 8, 2018

$750,000 Trail Center Bonding Approved – Glendalough State Park

The Glendalough Citizens Advisory Board was recently informed that Governor Mark Dayton signed the 2018 bonding bill which ...
May 30, 2018

Glendalough: center & trailhead

Project Overview: A new park visitor center and trail center at Glendalough State Park.
Sketch of proposed Glendalough Trailhead
April 20, 2018

Glendalough State Park hosts annual walk April 21

By Glendalough Park Partners — The 22nd annual Walk for Glendalough will be Saturday, April 21, at Glendalough State ...
December 9, 2014

Friends build a trail connecting Glendalough State Park to nearby ...

The small, northwestern Minnesota city of Battle Lake is undergoing a transformation. It is quickly becoming a bustling ...
bikers on trail through prairie with Glendalough Trail sign and Legacy sign