Hyland Ski Trails, Minneapolis (Bloomington)

Directions: From 35W, take 494W to Normandale.  Go South on Normandale until the first stop light and turn right.  There are many different park entrances on your left.

Trail Information: Lots of variety.  Paved, mountain biking, and trails for just walking and running (no pets or bikes allowed).  The walking and running trails are used in the winter time for X-Country skiing and offer some moderate hills.  The trails are in great shape and are around 10 miles in total length.

Miscellaneous Information: For a great workout, you can do ski hill loops.  You simply run a loop around the the farthest ski runs.  The loop is around 1/2 mile long and has great hills.

John Myers