Clayton Lake Beach.
between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. and finish by 4 p.m.
Award, $8; IVV event
book credit, $3; walk only, $2.
for 12km made up of shorter loops of about 6km each.
#1 The 6km Sand Creek Trail from Clayton Beach has some dirt
road walking and a wooded area following a dirt path with
some slight hills.
#2 “Create your own distance” trail follows the paved bike trail
from Clayton Beach with markers every KM for an out and back up
to 10km. Mostly open with limited shade. Following this
trail you get a good idea of the devastation strong
straight-line winds of 2011 caused and see the rebirth of a new
#3 Length of the 6km loop depends on river levels. The Two
Rivers Trail is a lollipop trail following the Kettle River and
St. Croix Rivers through wooded areas with minimum hills
and lots of views. If the Two Rivers loop is under water the
trail will start at the same location but be out and back
following the Kettle River to Big Eddy Lookout on a dirt trail
through a wooded area with some slight hills.
Challenge trail will be to climb the fire tower, which is on the
road between Clayton Beach and the High Banks trailhead. (No IVV
Norway Red Pine leather pin, $8; IVV event book credit, $3; walk
ask that you print the registration sheet linked below,
it out and bring it to the event along with your payment.
will decrease the handling of money.
you pay cash please bring exact change.
the COVID-19 Safey Sheet on
Park Vehicle Permit
state park vehicle permit is required when you enter any state
park. Daily permits cost $7.
annual permit can be purchased for $35 and entitles you to an
unlimited number of visits to
and all Minnesota State Parks for 12 months after date of
Water and restrooms are available at the picnic shelter.
will offer a participant picnic throughout the day for a
donation to cover costs.
For event information call Wayne Heath, 651-249-8886 or
park info call 320-384-6050.
30065 St. Croix State Park Rd.,
Hinckley, MN 55037.
miles north of the Twin Cities, take I35 north to Hinckley,
turn east (right) on MN 48 and follow it 15 miles to St. Croix
Park Road, turn south (right) which is the park entrance road.
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