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Address: Lake Itasca, MN

A narrow one-way road that twists and turns through a couple of thousand...

A narrow one-way road that twists and turns through a couple of thousand acres of pine trees at Itasca State Park.

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Nice drive

A one way drive. Saw a few bicyclers along the way. Very pleasant and enjoyable if you like scenery and woods. Undeveloped area of the North Woods.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Terri M
Blue Springs
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Blue Springs
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A one way drive. Saw a few bicyclers along the way. Very pleasant and enjoyable if you like scenery and woods. Undeveloped area of the North Woods.

Thank Terri M
Lake Elmo, Minnesota
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708 reviews
314 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This one way drive takes you through the undeveloped part of the North Woods. The road is one way so you don't have to worry about one coming traffic.

Thank OneAddictedTraveler
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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90 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A beautiful drive in the car or you can bike it. I'm sure this is spectacular in the fall time. Well worth the time to take the scenic drive.

Thank janet201413
st paul
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147 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We rode this at 8 am and it was quiet and beautiful. Scenic, takes you past sevl kool lakes. Beware, several good size hills require strong legs or granny gears or both! Still, worth the 17 mi bikemrde, quite,lovely. Id do,itvagain, for sure. If youre not a biker, it is an easy drive by car. Tho the car will be... More 

Thank kirbyfredstpaul
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304 reviews
95 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Drive through the woods was pretty even though a big storm took out many trees a month ago - they are working hard to clean up all the fallen trees

Thank Retiredbeanctr
Montgomery, Minnesota
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89 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Nice drive around the park, lots of stopping points throughout the drive to get out and look at. It is only one way for a portion of the drive, so be sure you want to do the drive before you start.

Thank Jesse S
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163 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

This is a gorgeous 11 mile drive down a perfectly maintained one way, asphalt road. The old growth pines are beautiful. This is even a great activity to do in the rain - it does not lose its beauty in the wet weather!

Thank Jeff S
Waconia, Minnesota
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Loved the pine trees and saw a few animals on the car ride. Great chance to let the kids roll the windows down and enjoy some free sites!

Thank HELLATango98
Sikeston, Missouri
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211 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

You really can't miss this road as it is part of the park road system. The 7.5 mile stretch is one way and shared by cars and bicycles. It is plenty wide to get safely around bicycle traffic but be cautious. So much to see you should drive slowly and stop often. Walks to see posted items are fairly easy.... More 

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Altamonte Springs
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31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Prepare to learn history while having fun and walking across the headwaters of the Mississippl River. There are many beatiful trais where wildlife can be observed.

Thank Mayra R

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