Minnehaha Falls

Waterfall
4801 S Minnehaha Park Dr
Minneapolis, MN 55417
(612) 230-6400

Tips

  • Make sure to go down stream and take a dip in the wading basin. It's gorgeous!
  • Voted Best Place to Break Up by City Pages in 2010. Breaking up is never easy. Why not break the news surrounded by nature?
  • Voted Best Bike Trail by City Pages in 2012! A stunning trip always, the path runs under a lush canopy of trees beneath the Mississippi bluffs, entering Fort Snelling state park. Its a genuine escape.
  • Go down the steps and then walk along the trail to the Mississippi River. Or enjoy a picnic in this beautiful park.
  • Happy happy :-)
  • Check out the hidden paths below near the river!
  • Awww I love Minnehaha! There's some great hiking around the falls and you can also rent bikes for some of the paths around it!
  • The view In one word #beautiful
  • One of the Gems of the Twin Cities - not necessarily the best waterfall I've ever seen but its like walking into a different dimesion city - nature - city. Coolness
  • Take the path to the river. A very nice walk.
  • A great place to enjoy outdoor activities!
  • Climb under the falls & hang out
  • Beautiful walking trails and waterfalls. Makes for a relaxing walk. Parking is cheap.
  • Such a fantastic place to visit. Loved the soothing sound of the cascading waterfall and exploring the park on the family sized GoCarts. A ton of Fun!!
  • Great trails, playground, picnic areas... Just be respectful of the residential areas adjacent to the park.
  • Lots of fun in the winter time, just be careful not to slip.
  • Be careful with the stairs!
  • Best place to do some cardio. Climb the steps and you'll be sweating out a good workout!
  • City Pages Best Picnic Spot - 2013
  • Apparently, there is not always water at the falls.

Nearby places

4825 Minnehaha Ave
4801 S Minnehaha Park Dr
4740 Minnehaha Ave (E Minnehaha Pkwy.)