Crow Wing Southern Loop

Crow Wing Southern Loop


Crow Wing County

Trail location map From Brainerd, take Hwy. 371 south 8 miles to the Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce rest stop.

Darrell Palmer

This trail connects the Pine Center Trail with the Fort Ripley Trail and Ripley Connection, as well as provides access to the city of Brainerd. Much of the trail passes along farm and country landscapes. The trail follows township roads, occasionally sharing the road with highway-licensed vehicles. Trail is provided by Crow Wing County and Central Lakes ATV Club.

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Vehicles allowed

(Class 2 allowed)

When open

OPEN, but use CAUTION due to washouts and construction in several areas, and possible downed trees from Thursday morning's high winds.

Normal season:
5/1 to 11/1

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