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      The singletrack within Theodore Wirth Park officially opened in 2005 as a sanctioned facility in the Minneapolis Park System, and is now popular with many cyclists and cycling groups.
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      Mountain Bike
      The singletrack within Theodore Wirth Park officially opened in 2005 as a sanctioned facility in the Minneapolis Park System, and is now popular with many cyclists and cycling groups.

      Nordic Ski
      The park’s 14 miles of groomed ski trails include beginner, intermediate, and advanced options; natural and manufactured snow; and trails that are lighted from 6 am to 10 pm.

      Get current trail conditions and more information on Wirth trails from the Loppet Foundation link below.

      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: Managed by Local Riding Association
      Parking google parking directions
      Disclaimer:
      A ski pass is required to ski on any Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board Ski Trails. This includes Theodore Wirth Park, Columbia Golf Course, Hiawatha Golf Course and the Chain of Lakes. Please follow the link below for more information on trail and season passes.

      For trail conditions please follow the link below.
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of May 11, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      56
      Trails Mountain Bike
      25
      Trails E-Bike
      5
      Trails Hike
      24
      Trails Trail Running
      25
      Trails Snowshoe
      4
      Trails Nordic Ski
      35
      Total Distance
      34 miles
      Total Descent
      2,715 ft
      Total Vertical
      140 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      958 ft
      Reports
      556
      Photos
      70
      Ridden Counter
      16,889

      Photos of Theodore Wirth Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Six North
      56 |
      Nov 21, 2023 @ 6:30am
      Nov 21, 2023
      trail: Six North
      56 |
      Nov 21, 2023 @ 6:30am
      Nov 21, 2023
      trail: Six North
      65 |
      Nov 21, 2023 @ 6:30am
      Nov 21, 2023
      trail: Six North
      48 |
      Nov 21, 2023 @ 6:30am
      Nov 21, 2023
      trail: Area 36
      284 |
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 12:59pm
      Aug 26, 2018
      trail: Area 36
      287 |
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 12:58pm
      Aug 26, 2018
      281 |
      Aug 26, 2018 @ 11:34am
      Aug 26, 2018
      432 |
      Oct 3, 2016 @ 6:23am
      Oct 3, 2016

      Videos of Theodore Wirth Park Mountain Bike

      Bridge Ride
      trail: Six North
      69 | Nov 21, 2023
      The Tube
      trail: The Tube
      0:13 | 258 | Oct 12, 2020
      Catching the Buzz at Wirth!
      trail: SW Loop
      1:35 | 200 | Oct 22, 2018
      South & North loops at Theodore Wirth...
      trail: South Loop
      10:16 | 102 | Jun 6, 2023 , Minneapolis
      South & North loops at Theodore Wirth...
      10:16 | 104 | Jun 6, 2023 , Minneapolis
      Fall ride on the Glenwood & Southwest...
      7:03 | 56 | Jun 6, 2023 , Minneapolis
      Fall ride on the Glenwood & Southwest...
      trail: SW Loop
      7:03 | 58 | Jun 6, 2023 , Minneapolis
      Fat/Snow Biking at Theodore Wirth Park...
      trail: CONUNDRUM
      26:06 | 105 | Mar 3, 2023 , Minneapolis

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      Jun 9, 2024 @ 3:52pm
      Jun 9, 2024
      hashbrown1wishlisttrailactivity #53861056
      Jun 9, 2024 @ 11:27am
      Jun 9, 2024
      SotaShredderwishlistpoiactivity #52794963
      May 18, 2024 @ 6:58pm
      May 18, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      rock-etrailTheo North LoopThis trail is fun although be aware of the...
      Sep 8, 2022 @ 5:31am
      Sep 8, 2022
      awgatortrailTheo North LoopBig tree down after last nights storm
      Aug 3, 2022 @ 11:14am
      Aug 3, 2022
      StevenTGRtCRreportTheo North LoopSorry. Comments above are dated. Intended to...
      Jul 18, 2022 @ 2:10pm
      Jul 18, 2022
      c-bskttrail45 NorthA bit of missing detail in the map.
      May 21, 2022 @ 4:46pm
      May 21, 2022
      c-bsktreportTheo North ExpertSee MORC website for trail conditions
      May 18, 2022 @ 8:09am
      May 18, 2022

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2515 miles1,309 ft5 miles102 ft
      #435#2247051821,310
      E-Bike53 miles167 ft1 mile69 ft
      #1,198470198
      Hike2414 miles1,227 ft5 miles102 ft
      #319#20051679
      Trail Running2515 miles1,289 ft5 miles102 ft
      #322#200516342
      Snowshoe43,173 ft59 ft932 ft62 ft
      #1,9686510
      Nordic Ski3519 miles1,467 ft7 miles141 ft
      #948651,617
      • By WanderingMan BSMTB & contributors
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