The trail system takes you through an evergreen forest of jack, red, and white pines.
Please respect private property by not trespassing on adjacent properties.
Activities include hiking, skiing, biking, community garden plots, archery course, and a model airplane field. Spring Lake Park Reserve offers over 3 miles of cross-country classic ski trails and almost 2 miles of cross-country skate-ski trails. Birdwatching is very good here during migration.
Schaar's Bluff Gathering Center main room may be rented to civic and private groups, while the lobby is open to all. Contact Dakota County Parks. The Center has restrooms, park information, maps and outdoor fire-rings.
Hours, Directions, and Contact Information
- 8:00 am to 10:00 pm
- Schaar's Bluff: 8500 127th Street East, Hastings, MN 5503: GPS 44.765874, -92.936050
- Contact: Dakota County Parks at (952) 891-7000.
- See the Dakota County website for more information.