Vermilion Gorge Trail, Crane Lake

#40 of 61 in Trails in Minnesota
Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Vermilion Gorge Trail is located in Crane Lake. To visit Vermilion Gorge Trail and other attractions in Crane Lake, use our Crane Lake road trip planning website.
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  • The trail to the Gorge is a beautiful hike. It is covered in pine needles with various rocks and natural steps, but it doesn’t take too long and is easy for able bodied hikers.  more »
  • This is an up and down trail, utilizing stairs in several spots. You start out in the woods and then approach the river, following above the river for a while before coming down to the river level...  more »
  • One of the best gorges in Minnesota, it also features a long stretch of frothing white water.
  • Gem of a destination and cool geology.

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