Shingobee Recreation Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Nestled along the rolling hills of the Shingobee River Valley, the Shingobee Recreation Area provides a variety of summer and winter activities. The area offers 6 miles of trails for hiking, hunting, birdwatching, primitive camping, and cross-country skiing in the heart of Minnesota's Northwoods. A sliding hill and a weekend warming chalet are also available for winter fun.

Informational Flyer

At a Glance

Current Conditions: In the winter, the cross-country ski trail has been groomed and is in great condition.
Fees None
Open Season: All Year
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Walker
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Operated by the Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Located five miles southwest of Walker, Minnesota, along State Highway 34.

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Activities


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Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Area/Length : 
6 miles

  Latitude : 
47.037

  Longitude : 
-94.644

 

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https://www.fs.usda.gov/recarea/chippewa/recarea/?recid=26834