Taconite Trail

Type: Backcountry, Snow Trail
Length: 172.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (on pavement)
Bicycling (off pavement)
Dogs - Mushing
Dogs - On leash
Equestrian - Riding
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Snow - Cross-country Skiing
Agency: State
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No

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Location: Superior National Forest, In Superior National Forest, links US 53 and SR 73 NW of Virginia.
States: Minnesota
Counties: Itasca, St. Louis
Latitude: 47.2499   Longitude: -93.52255

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The trail is located in the state of MN and Superior National Forest lands and operated and maintained by the State of MN Dept. of Natural Resources

Additional Details

Width: 127 inches.
Primary Surface: Soil
Secondary Surface: Soil

Average Grade: 5%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1979

Contact Information

For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.

Trail Management:
Dave Schotzko
Minnesota DNR Trails and Waterways
P.O. Box 388
Tower , MN 55790
(218) 753-6256



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