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Overlook Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

1.3 mile 2.1 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 60' 18 m
Descent: -52' -16 m
High: 914' 279 m
Low: 866' 264 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 4% (2°)

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An easy, wooded trail leading to an overlook of the Olentangy River.

Ryan P

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views

Description

The Overlook Trail in Highbanks Metro Park is an easy extension from the Dripping Rock Trail that leads to an overlook of the Olentangy River. The trail winds through the forest and passes along small streams and creeks. If you're looking for a 5+-mile hike - add this to your trip along the Dripping Rock Trail.

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Jan 1, 2020
John Dyas
Nov 26, 2019
Zach Trosch
Aug 13, 2016
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#114

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#6,261

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