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A stunning drive in the fall of the year

An incredibly beautiful drive on a sunshiny day and with the leaves turning color. We made this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tayadog1
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Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
via mobile
5 Day Trip

This was a very pretty drive and trees were turning color. If we come back to this park , would... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Joyce S
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A narrow one-way road that twists and turns through a couple of thousand acres of pine trees at Itasca State Park.
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
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“north woods” (2 reviews)
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Lake Itasca, MN
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An incredibly beautiful drive on a sunshiny day and with the leaves turning color. We made this drive twice because it was so beautiful

Thank Tayadog1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a very pretty drive and trees were turning color. If we come back to this park , would take this drive again!

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 22 August 2017

this is a very cool drive and in the fall when the leaves are turning colors it is breath taking beauty

Thank jeromew323
Reviewed 19 August 2017

The air is clear & scented with pine :) Pine, birch trees, views of lakes every which way, wonderful interpretive signs along hiking trails & many small areas to park along the roadway--it is one-way, so sometimes, you want to take a picture & there...More

Thank Jean N
Reviewed 18 June 2017

about 7 miles of drive is a one-way driving & biking ....it was a beautiful morning drive with the kids. bring camera and watch for animals.

Thank roamawaywithus
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We took Wilderness Drive to reach Red Pine Trail and White Pine Trail. We were pleasantly surprised at the beauty of the area. The drive is quite scenic. We did see a beaver's lodge, the tallest White Pine in Minnesota, and the former tallest Red...More

Thank nephnurse
Reviewed 20 May 2017

A one way drive. Saw a few bicyclers along the way. Very pleasant and enjoyable if you like scenery and woods. Undeveloped area of the North Woods.

Thank Terri M
Reviewed 24 April 2017

This one way drive takes you through the undeveloped part of the North Woods. The road is one way so you don't have to worry about one coming traffic.

Thank OneAddictedTraveler
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A beautiful drive in the car or you can bike it. I'm sure this is spectacular in the fall time. Well worth the time to take the scenic drive.

Thank janet201413
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We rode this at 8 am and it was quiet and beautiful. Scenic, takes you past sevl kool lakes. Beware, several good size hills require strong legs or granny gears or both! Still, worth the 17 mi bikemrde, quite,lovely. Id do,itvagain, for sure. If youre...More

Thank kirbyfredstpaul
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