Northern Portions of the Willard Munger State Trail to be Closed for Repairs
If you plan on riding the northern section of the Willard Munger State Trail be aware of trail closures for repairs from the June 2012 flooding to be taking place. The Minnesota DNR recently sent out a Press Release about the closures. Redecking of the St. Loius River and Forbay bridges will taking place from a start time in late April lasting approximately 6 weeks resulting in a trail closure from Carlton to Thompson.
In early June a section of the trail in West Duluth will be closed for repairs to flood damaged areas. The trail between these two sections set for closure will be open for use but there may be some unpaved areas in need of repair.
For more up-to-date trail construction information, visit the Willard Munger State Trail page or call the MN DNR Information Center at 651-296-6157, toll-free 888-646-6367, between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.