Jenkins Creek Hunter Walking Trail


The Jenkins Creek Hunter Walking Trail is a 4 1/2 mile trail that is a hunter/ walking trail. Small timber harvest units provide needed habitat and various ages of aspen provide feeding and cover for birds. Catkins of aspen, birch, hazel and alder are important food for the grouse. There is some rough footing on the trail so wear sturdy shoes.

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At a Glance

Restrictions: ATVs not allowed. 
Closest Towns: Hoyt Lakes, MN
Water: None available.
Restroom: None available at trailhead.
Operated By: USDA Forest Service, Ruffed Grouse Society, Northwoods Sportman's Club
Information Center: Laurentian Ranger District, 218-453-8650

General Information


The Jenkins Creek Hunter/Hiking Trail is located 13 miles southeast of Hoyt Lakes.

  • Take County 110 (F.H.11) east from Hoyt Lakes for 13.4 miles.

  • At stop sign, turn east on to County 16 (F.H. 11). Drive ½ mile to the parking lot.

Recreation Map

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