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November 2023 Hiking Schedule

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SUNDAY hikes start at 2:30 p.m., go approx. 5 miles and last approx. 1 ½ to 2 hours.


TUESDAY hikes start at 11:30 a.m., go approx. 3 miles, and last approx. 1 hour.

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Sunday, 11/5/23 Jean Boyd 612.709.7770

Meeting Location: Meet at Vadnais-Snail Lakes Regional Park Trail head Lot C, 100 County F East, Vadnais Hts. 

Directions: (South side of County Rd F)

Hike Description: We will hike South on paved trails, some road and gravel.

Treats: Jean’s car.

Tuesday, 11/7/23 Judy Nelson 651.738.1972

Meeting Location: Meet at Lake Elmo Park Reserve, 1515 Keats Ave N., Lake Elmo

Directions: Gather in the Nordic Center Parking lot, on the right, past the park office. Go E on I-94 to Woodbury Dr/Keats Ave, Exit 251. Left on Woodbury Dr., go north, continue straight into the park. Free Tuesday, no fee required.

Hike Description: We will hike on the Brown Pond and ski trails, rustic and hilly.

Treats: TBD

Sunday, 11/12/23 Brock & Sandy Herlick 612.708.8612 or 651.470.4528

Meeting Location: Meet at Aaron’s Playground, 29 Long Lake Rd., Mahtomedi.

Directions: Long Lake Rd is the first light north of I-694 on Century Ave N (MN-120 N/East County Line Rd N) go 1 mile East to Playground parking lot.

Hike Description: Hike is on paved trails, Katherine Abbott Park gravel trails and some mild hills. (the 3 mile cut off is a steep hill)

Treats: Quinny’s Sports Pub, NE corner of Long Lake Rd & Century Ave.


Tuesday, 11/14/23 Liz Delay 651.695.5155

Meeting Location:  Meet at Nina’s Cafe, 165 Western Ave N, St Paul, MN 55102

Directions: Cross street Selby Ave, Street and neighborhood parking. 

Hike Description: Walk through St Paul neighborhoods. 

Treats: Nina’s Cafe.

Sunday, 11/19/23 Vicky Beutel 651.335.8079

Meeting Location: Meet at Vadnais-Sucker Lake recreational area, 25 County Rd F, Vadnais Heights. 

Directions: From St Paul: Go North on Rice St., at the intersection (stoplight) of Rice, Hodgson & Gramsie, turn right to stay on Rice St., at the 4-way stop, turn right onto County Rd F, the parking lot is on the left, just before the RR tracks. From 35E: Go N to Hwy 96, West to Rice St., turn left (South) until the 4-way stop (Co Rd F) turn left. The park is on the left, just before the RR tracks.

Hike Description: The The trail is flat & paved.

Treats: Vicky’s car.


Tuesday, 11/21/23 Celeste Riley 651.398.8177

Meeting Location: Meet in the parking lot near Haiku Japanese Bistro, 754 N Plaza Dr., Mendota Heights. 

Directions: South of Hwy 62 off (149 / Dodd Rd) by the McDonalds.

Hike Description: We will be on a bike/hiking trail from the time we leave the parking lot. We will go under Hwy 62 and into Valley Park in Mendota Hts. Out and Back.. 

Treats: TBD 

Sunday, 11/26/23 Rick & Rose Nelson 651.283.5241

Meeting Location: Meet in the parking lot of Festival Foods, 2671 County Rd E East in White Bear Lake.

Directions: Near Caribou Coffee at the North west corner of Century and County RD E 

Hike Description: The hike will be on sidewalks, paved trails and streets as we hike around Century College and its ball fields, through 2 cemeteries and to Wedgewood Park.

Treats: Donatelli’s 2692 Co Rd E East, White Bear Lake

Tuesday, 11/28/23 Bernie Wildes 612.598.8792

Meeting Location: Meet in the parking lot of Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 1616 Olive St W., Stillwater.

Directions: From Hwy 36 Go north on (Hwy 5 / Stillwater Blvd.) it turns into Olive St. 

Hike Description: Hike around Lake McKusick

Treats: Culvers, 1725 Market Dr., Stillwater