I came across this park accidentally after visiting a friend who lives nearby. It's a beautiful park, with awesome views overlooking the river and city, and has benches to sit and relax, etc., and a nice play area for children.
I grew up in this area. My opinion, this park offers the best view of St. Paul! The skyline, the great Mississippi River , the St. Paul Airport. The history of the Indian burial mounds holds much to th imaginationn. There is even an actual underground drinking spring. A natural. But you must know the history to lovage!
Located in one of the most historic districts of Saint Paul, Indian's Mound Park atop Dayton's Bluff first-and-foremost allows you to see the best available views of the downtown skyline and Mississippi River. No other place is able to top this spot. However, the real story here should be the historic and cultural significance of this park's namesake. About 6... 更多
For a picnic for groups of 20 or more try this site. It has just one main facility for comfort. Worth the ride up to the park.
I love this park - it is peaceful and lovely. It is also impeccably maintained. I enjoy walking to clear my head. Offers a great view of both downtowns. I love the way they have signage that explains the historic significance.
The area is pretty and has a bike trail. If you are expecting to see a lot of history it isn't the place to go. If you want to go on a nice bike trail head there. A couple of mounds are the Indial burial grounds. Do watch that you are heading the correct way on the trails as people... 更多