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Fall Yoga at Lake Elmo Park Reserve
Nordic Center - Mondays, 9/8 thru 10/20, 5:30-6:30 pm
$30 Season Pass Available or
$5/Class - Vehicle Permit Required
Call to register: 651-430-8370


Fall Night Hiking on Lighted XC Ski Trails at Lake Elmo
5.5 miles of LED lit trails from the Nordic Center Trailhead

Nordic Center Trailhead offers Night Hiking on Lighted XC Ski Trails thru Oct 30th















Nooks and Crannies Tour

A behind the scenes tour of the Washington County Historic Courthouse in Downtown Stillwater. Sun, October 5, from 11am-3pm; $5 suggested donation.

Wetland Ecology Tour
Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park on 9/18



Washington County Parks
Big Marine Park Reserve
17495 Manning Trail N.
Marine on St. Croix, MN 55047
Ph: 651-430-8200

Cottage Grove Ravine Regional Park
9940 Point Douglas Road
Cottage Grove, MN 5501

Hardwood Creek Regional Trail
19987 Fitzgerald Trail N.
Forest Lake, MN 55025

Historic Courthouse
101 W. Pine St.
Stillwater, MN 55082
Ph: 651-275-7075

Lake Elmo Park Reserve
1515 Keats Ave. N.
Lake Elmo, MN 55042
Ph: 651-430-8370

Pine Point Regional Park
11900 Norell Ave. N.
Stillwater, MN 55082
           
Point Douglas Park
14500 Point Douglas Drive
Denmark Township, 55033
     

Square Lake Park
15450 Square Lake Trail N
Stillwater, MN 55082
    

                   St. Croix Bluffs Regional Park
                   10191 St. Croix Trail S.
                   Hastings, MN 55033
                   Ph: 651-430-8240

                            
                           
                    
                                       
 







        



About Washington County Parks

Washington County is endowed with natural resources that are aesthetically pleasing and diverse. A variety of land forms, high-quality lakes, woodlands, wetlands, and two nationally significant river valleys provide county residents with a wealth of natural amenities.

Visitors are encouraged to navigate these diverse amenities at a leisurely pace as they enjoy the natural beauty of Washington County.

Parks and Trails
The
parks in Washington County provide residents and visitors an opportunity to explore natural resources through a wide variety of recreational facilities; including camping, swimming, picnicking, and fishing. Miles of trails are available for hiking, biking, in-line skating, horse-back riding and cross country skiing in the winter. Recreational facilities are located in parks and on trails throughout the county.

Historical Structures
Many unique historical structures can be visited in Washington County. The most prominent, the
Historic Courthouse, is a part of the Parks Division. Opened in 1867, two years after the end of the Civil War, the courthouse was the center of Washington County government for more than 100 years. Today, its amenities and activities include a banquet facility, archives and research, exhibits and re-enactments, and guided tours.

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John D. Elholm
Parks Director
Email

11660 Myeron Road N.
Stillwater, MN 55082

Ph: 651-430-8370
24-Hour Information Line: 651-430-8368

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