Gooseberry Falls State Park

Trail conditions:

All trails have have been groomed as of 1/21 and are in excellent conditions. Watch for wildlife tracks and sightings, especially north of the highway!As of 1/21 the snowmobile trail had not been groomed. As a reminder hiking, snowshoes, and fat bikes and pets are not permitted on groomed ski trails.

Trail conditions: excellent
Trail groomed? yes
Trail base: 6+"
Trail mileage: 12.0
Difficulty: all levels (track)  
Trail conditions: fair
Trail groomed? no
Trail base: 6+"
Trail mileage: 2.0

The trail(s):
Trails run along the beautiful Lake Superior shoreline offering rolling hillsides and scenic vistas.
You can snowshoe anywhere in Minnesota's state parks and recreation areas, except on trails that are specifically groomed for another activity, such as skiing or snowmobiling.


  • A warming house is located in the visitor's center.
  • Daily ski passes and self-registration is available at the park office. Annual ski passes must be purchased at an ELS vendor.
  • Winter camping is available.

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Last updated on January 21, 2020. Local snow depth is 24-30".

Getting there

3206 Hwy 61
Two Harbors, MN 55616

The trails are located 13 miles north of Two Harbors off of Highway 61. Follow park road to trail head.

Parking available at the visitor's center.


Phone: (218) 595-7100
Email: [email protected]
Contact hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

More Info

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