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Address: Duluth, MN
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We spent a couple of hours hiking by the little river there and it was awesome. Our kids - ages 10 and 12 - said this was a highlight of our weekend in Duluth. It is was the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Hawley, Minnesota
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Hawley, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

We spent a couple of hours hiking by the little river there and it was awesome. Our kids - ages 10 and 12 - said this was a highlight of our weekend in Duluth. It is was the perfect place to be active yet it was so peaceful and beautiful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

My friend and I wanted to see the beautiful natures if Duluth. Some of the things on Trip Advisor said they were in Duluth but were actually an hour or 2 away. This park was right in Duluth! It's a nice park and has easy trails. From the parking ramp we walked left which gave you hills but you want... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015 via mobile

As you walk through Chester park there is endless breathtaking sights. It's a short walk which takes up a lot of time because you stop to soak up the view. If you have small child it is great because there is a park and a place for a picnic. I would highly recommend this place for any type of vacation,... More 

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Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I heard of this place from someone else on facebook that it was a nice place to explore.I set my GPS on my phone and off we were to check it out.It was only 7 miles from our hotel. It is located right in Duluth. Beautiful waterfalls, streams and hiking trails. There is a ski lift hill that we first... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

In the winter it is a ski area! Also has a giant field for soccer, football, Frisbee, you name it! It has wonderful trails and has non-functioning ski jumps! (do not attempt to go off them they will collapse)

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

It's hard to believe how many scenic, secluded areas there are in the middle of Duluth and Chester Park is rights towards the top of the list. It's a great place to hike with trails around the river and through the woods. We hiked up to Chester Bowl from 15th Ave. E. & 5th St. and it was like we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Our family of four loves to hike and take in the sites while on vacation and no matter how much time we have we can usually find something. Chester Park looked like it would be a really quick little stop and then on to the next park. We were really impressed with the trail running up and down both sides... More 

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Vernon Hills, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Terrible only because we found all roads into the park closed. Don't know for how long. A local walking her dog near a road entrance told us the park was scheduled to open sometime in August. If you're from out of town, it's best to make sure park repairs are complete before heading over. When open, it sure sounds worth... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Chester Creek has the feel of a north shore stream... but you don't have to leave the city to experience the beauty. A lovely walk.

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Alexandria, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

A beautiful, quiet place to walk and even hike a bit. Great for runners who get bored with the road. The water runs all year around, and it very restful to sit beside. As well, a simply fabulous place for pictures!

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Address: Duluth, MN
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth

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