Listed here are some points of interest along the trail. These include parks, churches, hospitals, other trails, golf courses, and other local information. Check out the Local Chambers of Commerce for listings of local events.


  • Albany Public Golf Course
  • Putt Around Mini Golf
  • Albany Bowling Center
  • Seven Dolors Church
  • Our Saviour's Lutheran Church
  • Immanuel Lutheran Church
  • North Park (overnight camping available)
  • Legion Park
  • Hans Reber rock
  • Albany Area Hospital
  • Access to the many miles of snowmobile trails that are located in Stearns County


  • Trail Parking
  • Public beach (1 block off trail)
  • Public water accesses to the many lakes in the immediate area
  • Back Roads Antique Shop
  • Groomed cross country ski trails
  • Access to the many miles of snowmobile trails that are located in Stearns County
  • The fall colors are beautiful throughout the hills and lakes in the Avon area


  • Lions Picnic Shelter in City Park (downtown)
  • Lions ball fields, tennis courts, horseshoe pits, and playground across I-94 to the South and East
  • Youngsters Playground at Sacred Heart School
  • Sacred Heart Church
  • Sacred Heart Cemetery
  • Hemker Wildlife Farm - 1 mile from trail. Follow 1st Ave North of Hwy 39, go east
  • Swany White Flour Mills dating back to 1898


  • Sauk River Park
  • Trailside Park
  • Memorial Park
  • Jaycee Park
  • Melrose Area Historical Society
  • St. Mary's Church and Rectory (National Registry of Historical Places)
  • Birch Lakes Forest and Campground
  • Meadowlark Country Club

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