With the winter season approaching, the Root River State Trail System is a cross-country skier's dream. 60 miles of groomed ski trails await you this winter seaon. You won't want to miss the beauty and serenity of Southeast Minnesota. A DNR Ski Pass is required. Click here for information on how to obtain one. Come to the Root River State Trail System this winter. You won't be sorry!
Welcome to the website of the Root River Trail System, an online guide to Southeast Minnesota's premier recreational trail system, The Root River and Harmony-Preston Valley Trails. This 60-mile paved trail network meanders along the Root River amid 300-foot bluffs, attracting thousands of outdoor enthusiasts each season.
This website is a comprehensive directory of services available trailwide, from Fountain on the west, to Houston on the east, to Harmony on the south. You will also find information about the communities along the trail. Please use the links above to explore this site.
This is a not-for-profit web site. All of the businesses and services listed are included free of charge. For your convenience, many have links to their own web sites.