County of Nicollet, Seven Mile Creek Park

Seven Mile Creek Park

Description:

Seven Mile Creek County Park is 628 acres and offers 8 miles of multi use trails, a boat landing to the Minnesota River, picnic facilities, playgrounds, volleyball courts and has a designated trout stream. The stream is stocked annually with brown trout. The site consists of wooded slopes and sandstones outcrops. One Natural and Scenic Area grant was used to acquire 25 acres of wooded bluffland to expand Seven Mile Creek County Park and overlooking the Minnesota River valley. Nine Outdoor Recreation Grants were awarded to help acquire and develop Seven Mile Creek County Park.

Biome:

Deciduous Woods

Grant Funding

Natural and Scenic Area Grant

    

1995 Future Resources Fund

$35,090

Outdoor Recreation Grant Program

 

1967, 1971, 1980 Land and Water Conservation Fund

$69,709

 

1974, 1983,1989,1992,1996,1999 State funding

$193,573

Location:

Located along Highway 169 South of St. Peter and North of Mankato.

Information:

Nicollet County Public Works, 507-931-1760