Afton State Park, St. Paul

Directions: 15 miles east of St. Paul, Minnesota on the St. Croix River. Take I-94 east out of St. Paul nine miles, then 7 miles south on County Road 15, then 3 miles east on County Road 20.

Trail Description: Very wooded and scenic. Dirt and grass trails. Lots of hills. About 20+ miles of trails. Maps are available at the state park office. One of the best 50K trail races is held there every summer during the 4th of July weekend. (July 5th in 1997.)