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Johnston Mill Nature Preserve

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4 mi 7 km of trail 1 Featured Hike

Easy Trails 5 Trails Intermediate Trails 0 Trails Hard Trails 0 Trails

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Favorite When you hike in from the parking area on the Robin's Trail, take a short spur on the left to a beautiful creek overlook with bench. It's a great place to think and rest!
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Johnston Mill Loop

2.9 mi 4.7 km • Loop • 121 ft Ascent 36.73 m Ascent

(10) Chapel…, NC

Trails in Johnston Mill Nature Preserve - 4

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1.1 mi 1.8 km #1Robin's Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy/Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Chapel Hill, NC
1.7 mi 2.8 km #2Old Field Bluff Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy/Intermediate
1.7 mi 2.8 km Chapel Hill, NC
0.6 mi 0.9 km #3Beech Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy/Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Chapel Hill, NC
0.7 mi 1.1 km #4Aphid Alley
Easy
Chapel Hill, NC
Easy
0.7 mi 1.1 km Chapel Hill, NC

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When you hike in from the parking area on the Robin's Trail, take a short spur on the left to a beautiful creek overlook with bench. It's a great place to think and rest!
Jan 5, 2016 near Chapel…, NC
Reflection on rocks in creek at Johnston Mill.
Dec 30, 2015 near Chapel…, NC
Bluebird.
Nov 9, 2016 near Chapel…, NC
The powerline easement creates a sunny spot of the creek where water accumulates into a convenient swimming hole.
Jan 5, 2016 near Chapel…, NC
Round-lobed Hepatica, Johnston Mill.
Dec 30, 2015 near Chapel…, NC
Round-lobed Hepatica.
Nov 9, 2016 near Chapel…, NC

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