Parks & Recreation

Parks & Recreation

Please visit our parks COVID page for announcements.

Duluth, a four-season city with 11,000 acres of green space alongside the great Lake Superior, has miles of trails and over 100 parks, providing a suitable back drop for a multitude of recreation activities.

  • 129 Parks
  • 11,000 acres of green space
  • 6,834 acres of City parkland
  • 10 miles of horseback trail
  • 30 miles paved, and 16 miles gravel accessible trail
  • 38 miles (61k) of cross-country ski trail (Grooming Update)
  • 85 miles of bike-optimized singletrack trail
  • Over 150 miles of natural surface hiking trail!
  • 8 outdoor skating rinks
Programming:

Check out the outdoor rink schedule and nordic ski grooming updates at the buttons below! 

Click Here for Program Registration

Outdoor Skating Rinks

Nordic Ski Grooming Conditions

***NEW***

Agents of Discovery - an educational mobile app that will help you experience our parks and learn about nature in a new and fun way! Download for free; new detective Missions will rotate to different parks each month! FAQ here

New features get added often - check the bottom of the Settings screen to make sure your app is up to date (currently version v5.2.54)


Current Missions: 
Ely's Peak - along DWP trail (park at 2384 Becks Road)
Enger Park

 

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