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Lake Accotink Trail

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Length


3.8 Miles 6.2 Kilometers


104' 32 m

Ascent

-112' -34 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

12%

Max Grade (7°)

245' 75 m

High

188' 57 m

Low

Shared By Peter Magnuson

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All Clear 89 days ago

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A peaceful doubletrack trail around Lake Accotink.

Peter Magnuson

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Views · Wildlife

Description

There are multiple ways to access this trail, including the park's main entrance, offshoot trails in local neighborhoods and the Lake Accontink Access Trail. There are a couple of steep, but short climbs on the trail. Brief sections are paved but the majority is doubletrack with rock and roots. After rains, parts of the trail get really muddy and the area near the dam can flood. Trail is used by walkers, mountain bikers, and runners.

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Jun 17, 2017
Jessica Darago
Nice and shady. Not super well marked (ended up in Wakefield), but mostly shady and some good wildlife sightings (turtles and snakes). Ice cream at... 6.3mi
Sep 4, 2016
Stuart Gottlieb

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  4.1 from 7 votes

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  4.1 from 7 votes
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#145

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