Hiking The Silver Trail
The 24th most popular hiking trail in Minnesota.
Tuesday 5 July 2016 04:14 GMT
Northeast of Virginia and Biwabik in the Superior National Forest, the 6.2 mile Silver Trail is a challenging backcountry hiking trail located in the Giants Ridge Recreation Area. The Silver Trail is used for Olympic cross-country ski qualifications in the winter.
To reach the hiking trailhead from Biwabik, head east on SR135 for 1.5 miles. Proceed north on CR138 for three miles into the GRRA on the left.
Overall, Silver Trail is the 24th most popular hiking trail of all 31 hikes in Minnesota. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Silver Trail including Arrowhead State Trail, Secret / Blackstone Trail System, Baker Lake / Johnson Lake Loop, Wheeler Peak Trail, Hendrys Creek / Mount Moriah Trail and Big Aspen TrailLaurentian Trail.