The trail near Thompson Lake
The paved trail is well signed
Thompson Lake has a fishing dock
Wooded slopes in Simons Ravine, Kaposia Park
Just a walkin’ in the rain…
The trail passes under a road
Simons Ravine reaches the river flats near Concord Street
Examining the displays at the park entrance on Concord Street, the end of our walk. This area was the site of the Dakota village named Kaposia. It was the home of Little Crow, who later became the leader of the Dakota during the 1862 uprising. The #71 bus stop is a short distance north of here, at the intersection with Butler Ave.