Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board, Loppet Foundation celebrate opening of The Trailhead
New facility will serve as a jumping off point for full slate of year-round, world-class outdoor recreation
On Tuesday, July 17, 2018, officials from the Loppet Foundationand Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) were joined by a crowd ofsupporters and Theodore Wirth Regional Park users for a ribbon-cutting ceremonythat marked the official opening of The Trailhead.
The Trailhead is a new 14,000-square-foot building built with bird-safe glass and a variety of northern hardwoods representative of the forest in Wirth Park. It will serve as a year-round destination for outdoor adventurers from all walks of life.
Large indoor gathering space with seating for 250 people
Outdoor patio looking out at multiuse natural trails and the winter tubing hill