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Mesabi Trail, Minnesota

#50 of 70 in Trails in Minnesota
Located in northern Minnesota between the cities of Ely and Grand Rapids, the Mesabi Trail is a premier bike trail winding through some of the state's prettiest regions.

Currently over 120 miles of paved trail await bicyclists, walkers and in-line skaters. When completed the Trail will stretch over 145 miles and connect 28 communities.
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  • This trail is wonderful and very underrated. We've ridden everything between Grand Rapids and Virginia, but have yet to get to the eastern sections toward Ely. Our favorite sections are heading west f...  more »
  • The trial will ultimately run from Grand Rapids to Ely Minnesota. Currently there are sections that have been completely, others under construction and some just in the planning stage. We stayed in El...  more »
  • My daughter and I biked a portion from Hibbing to Calumet and Hill Annex State Mine. We thoroughly enjoyed the trail despite it's ups and downs (more so than many of the MN bike trails I've enjoyed). ...  more »
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