• Free Shipping on All Orders Over $9.99
Person Nordic Walking on a Hiking Trail

Nordic Walking News and Updates

Featured Trails for Nordic Walking - Upper Midwest

In the past we have featured some favorite places in New England for Nordic walking. With a little help from AI we wanted to share some favorites in the Upper Midwest. The Upper Midwest offers a variety of trails that are well-suited for this activity. Here are some great Nordic walking trails in the region:


  1. Superior Hiking Trail: Stretching over 300 miles along the ridgeline overlooking Lake Superior, this trail offers stunning views and varied terrain.
  2. Minneapolis Chain of Lakes: This system of interconnected lakes includes scenic paths perfect for Nordic walking.
  3. Itasca State Park: Home to the headwaters of the Mississippi River, this park offers several miles of beautiful trails.


  1. Ice Age National Scenic Trail: This trail, which is over 1,000 miles long, winds through diverse landscapes shaped by glaciers.
  2. Devil’s Lake State Park: With its rocky bluffs and serene lake, the park offers several challenging and scenic trails.
  3. Peninsula State Park: Located in Door County, this park has a variety of trails with picturesque views of Green Bay.


  1. Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore: This area features miles of trails with spectacular views of Lake Michigan and the dunes.
  2. Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park: Known for its rugged beauty, the park offers a network of trails through old-growth forests and along waterfalls.
  3. Isle Royale National Park: Accessible by ferry, this remote island in Lake Superior offers unique and pristine trails for Nordic walking.


  1. Ledges State Park: This park features trails that wind through a scenic canyon and along the Des Moines River.
  2. Pikes Peak State Park: Overlooking the confluence of the Mississippi and Wisconsin Rivers, this park offers trails with stunning vistas.
  3. Maquoketa Caves State Park: Known for its caves and rugged terrain, the park has several trails that are perfect for a Nordic walking adventure.

These trails provide a mix of scenic beauty, varied terrain, and the opportunity to experience the natural splendor of the Upper Midwest while enjoying the benefits of Nordic walking. Let's Get Out There!

Nordic Walking Tips and Tricks, Pole Walking for Seniors

Latest Designs