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I'm Danielle Lindblom, an adventure-seeking dog loving Minnesotan who discovered a deep love of the outdoors. I travel all over with my two Border Collies in my pursuit of freedom and purpose, and I can't wait to share these adventures with you!

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2 Shorts and a Long: Martin-Island-Linwood Lakes Regional Park in Wyoming, MN


Martin-Island-Linwood Lakes Regional Park

Location: Wyoming, MN

Management: Anoka County Parks & Recreation

Cost: $5/day or $25/year. Car passes are NOT available at this location but can be purchased at other Anoka County parks.

Trail Surface: Natural Surface - Dirt and Grass Trails

Environment: Pine, Oak, Elm Forest. Lakes. Marsh / Grassland.

Degree of Difficulty: Moderate

Cell Phone Reception: Excellent

Parking: Plentiful, no charge.

Dog Rules: Dogs on Leash, Pick up Waste

Recommended Gear: Any shoes are fine on the main trail.

Martin-Island-Linwood Lakes Regional Park may be a mouthful, but it's actually 3 parks (and 3 lakes!) all in one park. I went north to check out this Anoka County Regional Park and was pleasantly surprised by the many areas to hike. Be warned, though, there is very little signage and I had to do a lot of exploratory navigating to create this Trail Guide.