Transit Connections

This way to nature

Metro Transit bus with nature photos on the side.Did you know you can ride Metro Transit to regional parks throughout the Twin Cities? Leave your car and parking stress behind. Have a multi-modal adventure! Hop on a bus or train to Theodore Wirth, Minnehaha, Como, or Phalen parks — just four of many amazing regional parks and nature spaces throughout the Twin Cities!

Expand your reach and bring your bike! All Metro Transit buses and METRO lines and trains have free bus racks, so you can pedal part of the way and ride the rest.

Parks most easily accessibile to a transit stop

  • Bunker Hills Regional Park
  • Coon Rapids Dam Regional Park
  • Rice Creek Chain of Lakes Park Reserve (Wargo Nature Center)
  • Central Mississippi Riverfront Regional Park
  • Minneapolis Chain of Lakes Regional Park
  • Minnehaha Regional Park
  • Mississippi Gorge Regional Park
  • Nokomis-Hiawatha Regional Park
  • North Mississippi Regional Park (MPRB part)
  • Theodore Wirth Regional Park
  • Lebanon Hills Regional Park
  • Battle Creek & Indian Mounds Regional Park (Indian Mounds part)
  • Como Regional Park, Zoo & Conservatory
  • Hidden Falls-Crosby Farm Regional Park
  • Lilydale-Harriet Island & Cherokee Heights Regional Park
  • Long Lake Regional Park
  • Phalen-Keller Regional Park