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Gateway Brown's Creek Trail


The Gateway  Brown's Creek trail is the recreational jewel of the East Metro Area of the Twin Cities. It is heavily used by thousands of people year-round. The former Soo Line rail bed, now paved, runs 18 miles from St. Paul, MN to Pine Point Park in Stillwater, MN. with a branch of the 5.9 mile Brown's Creek Trail connecting to Stillwater and the St Croix River The Gateway-Brown's Creek Trail is a multi-use trail providing biking, rollerblading, running, walking, horseback riding and cross-country skiing to trail users year round.



JOIN US for a new event on Sept 29th the Brown's Creek Watershed Community Celebration : details here

Volunteering:

The DNR needs volunteers to help out at the Candlelight walk event on Oct 12th. More details here 

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Maplewood Community Center Fun Run on Gateway Sept 29th
 10 - 11 am

There will be heavy foot traffic on the trail September 29, 2018 10 am-11am:  Maplewood Community Center to Flicek Park:  5th annual Maplewood Rec Run  3k and 5k options . Join in the fun here:

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Hot topic: E bikes and E Scooters ? Are they allowed on the trail. Thinking of buying one or renting . 

Fall is coming here on the Gateway and there is lots of action with DNR led bird walks, candlelight walks, and more . Come back here often to check what is happening on the Gateway Browns Creek trail



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You may use a credit card or pay with a check made out to Parks and Trails and send to GBCTA at PO Box 9295, N. St. Paul, MN. 55109.

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    Your tax-deductible membership in the Gateway Brown's Creek Trail Association (GBCTA) offers many benefits:

  • Know that you are doing your part to support a shared community resource!
  • Receive updates on trail conditions!
  • Receive our newsletter to stay updated on the latest trail developments! example
  • Your membership fee or donation is completely tax-deductible!

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The latest from GBCTA President Dennis Lindeke


Please help us make the trail the best in the state by helping with trail etiquette


More details here


 

Enjoy the Trails 

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BENCHES need your help ! 




Handy folks are needed for GBCTA DNR Bench project


Some of the benches along the Gateway Trail are in need of replacement . A small team of handymen/women are needed to assemble 4 new ADA benches for the DNR to install. Contact gbcta.org@gmail.com for more. 


NEW ASPHALT TRAILS in Stillwater link Gateway Brown's Creek to St Croix bridge

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NEW PARKING on Hwy 12 


There is new parking (20 spaces) specially set aside for trail users at the S edge of the Green lot at Wildwood Elementary on hwy 12 (about 200 yards W of Gateway / hwy 12 bridge)  


Upcoming Events

09/29/2018 9:00 AM • Maplewood Community Center, 2100 White Bear Avenue, Maplewood MN
09/29/2018 10:00 AM • Brown's Creek park SW Corner of Neal and McKusick Road Stillwater
10/12/2018 5:00 PM • Brown's Creek Preserve Parking on Neal Avenue Stillwater
10/14/2018 9:00 AM • Mathomedi Athletic Fields - Wildwood Elementary Parking lot

 

 You can download a copy of our 2018 brochure here (with trail map and helpful tips) 


Gateway Browns Creek Trail Association Brochure 2018.pdf



View a map of the new Brown's Creek Trail (5.9 miles long) here.


Enjoy the trail and be SAFE!





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