Mankato Recreation

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Kayaking MankatoWhether you want to stay indoors or conquer the great outdoors, Mankato offers many recreation opportunities.  The confluence of local, county and state trails culminates into over 50 miles of paved trails, nestled in a scenic river valley and is perfect for cycling, running or a leisurely walk.  Outdoor enthusiasts will also love our rivers, parks, ski hills and more.  Staying indoors isn’t any less exciting.  Take in a Division I Minnesota State University, Mankato hockey game at the Verizon Center, conquer the rock climbing wall at Myers Field House on the Minnesota State University, Mankato campus or listen to live music in our vibrant, historic City Center.

Looking for a day trip through the Minnesota River Valley? Along the beautiful Minnesota River, you will find a wide variety of scenic, historical and culturally-rich stops. Discover the Byway. Go>

Indoor Enthusiasts   |   Outdoor Enthusiasts   |   Family Friendly Adventures   |   Biking   |   Golfing


Customize your Mankato recreation experience with the online directory below.

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