Enjoying nature riding the Rice Creek Trail out of Mounds View.

Discover The Rice Creek Trails Natural Settings Out Of Mounds View

by Andrew Ellis

Mounds View is a great mix of busy and calm where you can ride your bike along creek side trails to visit festivals and theaters in the Twin Cities Gateway Area. Many who visit here enjoy following the natural settings along Rice Creek and the trails near it. Another option, are the bike friendly roads to expand your coverage for more adventure. And you can start, right from your hotel.

Rice Creek North Regional Trail

Riding over one of the wooden bridges crossing the Rice Creek Trail

Riding over one of the wooden bridges crossing the Rice Creek Trail

Mounds View is one of the many places that gives you access to the Rice Creek North Regional Trail with the Rice Creek North Regional Trail Corridor. Running through both Anoka and Ramsey counties, you’ll be surrounded by nature as you ride down the paved trails, passing towering trees, and the creek underneath wooden bridges. There are also several different species of birds flying around. It’s a Minnesota experience you won’t soon forget.

Mounds View Community Theater

The exciting Three Musketeers is just on of the many productions presented at the Mounds View Theater.

The exciting Three Musketeers is just on of the many productions presented at the Mounds View Theater.

If you’re looking to take a break and enjoy some theater time, look no further than the Mounds View Community Theater. They have a variety of performances going on throughout the year at affordable prices. With a full schedule line-up you’re bound to find some story to get lost in.

Mounds View’s Festival in the Park

If you’re in town on August 19th, then you’ll be in for a real treat. It’s the annual Festival in the Park and the whole community will be out celebrating. You can enjoy live music, food, crafts, a classic car show, and end it all with a great fireworks show. It’ll be a perfect addition to your trip.

The annual festal also offers a youth bike rodeo and a USA Cycling Criterium Race.

The annual Mounds View Festival also offers a youth bike rodeo and a USA Cycling Criterium Race.

A part of Minnesota’s Twin Cities Gateway Community, located on the north side of Minneapolis, its easy to find your next bike adventure here.

 

Leave a Reply