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We found the falls

Park in the lot closest to the north entrance of the park. Walk north past the building with the... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2019
Climber306612
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Nature in the City

Fun park right along the river. Walking trails lead you through the woods from the falls to the... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2019
Eric L
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1313 Hidden Falls Dr., Saint Paul, MN 55116
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Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

Park in the lot closest to the north entrance of the park. Walk north past the building with the rest rooms. You'll see a path. It's a short easy walk (few hundred yards) to the falls. The falls are NOT a part of the Mississippi...More

Date of experience: September 2019
2  Thank Climber306612
Reviewed September 7, 2019 via mobile

Fun park right along the river. Walking trails lead you through the woods from the falls to the river. The area near the falls was landscaped beautifully generations ago and while not meticulously maintained, holds a natural charm. There's also boat access to the river...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Eric L
Reviewed April 21, 2019

My husband and I walked from a parking lot along Mississippi River Boulevard down to the falls and picnic area. What a scenic park! The stone detail is beautiful on the way down to the falls. The other reviews I read made it seem like...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank rweintothewoodsyet
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

Found it no problem. Instead of parking in the north parking lot, Go to the next little parking area north of the north parking lot. Then head towards the north parking lot. After about 1 to 2 min walk you will see a little side...More

Date of experience: April 2019
4  Thank Bryin V
Reviewed October 2, 2018

It's always a pleasure to find a place of peace and natural beauty on an urban waterfront. It would have been nice to have a brochure or guide to tell us more about the park.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Citallwic
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

There are no signs at the park to give you any sense of where you're going or how long the paths are. We asked lots of people who were wandering around like us and nobody was finding the hidden falls. There are unpaved paths that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MNviews
Reviewed September 19, 2018

We were here for a recent fundraiser involving teams from Minneapolis & St. Paul that tried to pull eachother into the river. We also have taken walks here, sometimes with, sometimes without a dog. This is a beautiful park, immediately next to the river. It's...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JoeNathan9249
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Decided to give this place a try during a recent visit and enjoyed the park for what/where it is. Much less crowded than many local parks and great views of the river. Really liked the idea of the kayak rental where you can get them...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank skip_hicks
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We discovered this park while visiting St Paul and searching for things to do on Google. Coming from downtown St Paul it was an enjoyable drive along the Mississippi River and easy to find. We entered what appeared to be the north entrance. The parking...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank ilovebears2016
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Park is fairly easy to find, but once you are in the park it gets a lot tougher to find things. The falls are supposed to be the draw, yet there is no signage to direct you to the correct trailhead. I did see a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Kelsey T
July 25, 2018|
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Response from ilovebears2016 | Reviewed this property |
We never found them either but afterwards, I think I read when you are facing the River in the North parking lot, take the trail to the Right. Would love to know for sure if you decide to check it out.
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