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Friends of the Mississippi Blufflands Trail


Support the trail to create a recreation, safe, and multi-use access to the river, bluffs, and Frontenac State Park. This spectacular area can be enjoyed by all ages as well as energizing economic and health benefits for the SE Minnesota Region

Friends Since

2012 (Though, they were active in the early 90s, too).

Mississippi Blufflands
Mississippi River Blufflands Trail Commission
Mississippi Blufflands Trail Commission

News from the Friends

Mississippi Blufflands Trail Video

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.


Coming soon.


Mississippi Blufflands: trail development

Mississippi Blufflands: trail development

Build ~3/4-mile trail segment along Red Wing’s riverfront from Barn Bluff to Colvill Park.


Mississippi Blufflands: trail planning

Mississippi Blufflands: trail planning

Trail development and planning for the proposed Mississippi Blufflands State Trail.

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