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Purple Loop

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One way

0.3 miles

0.5 km

Difficulty

Easy

Elevation gain

15 ft

5 m

Highest point

159 ft

49 m

Avg grade

3% (2°)

Elevation loss

-32 ft

-10 m

Max grade

7% (4°)

Elevation loss

-32 ft

-10 m

Avg grade

3% (2°)

Lowest point

141 ft

43 m


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Shared by Mae Axelrod

Features

Dogs - Leashed  ·  Birding  ·  Fall Colors  ·  River/Creek  ·  Spring  ·  Wildflowers  ·  Wildlife

Overview

Take the Red Loop from the parking lot, past the information kiosk, down a hill and into the forest to reach the Purple Loop. This short trail goes over a small wooden bridge and around a short loop. From this trail, it is easy to see a geologic outcrop that is specific to the area. Take the Red Loop from the parking lot, past the information kiosk, down a hill and into the forest to reach the Purple Loop. This short trail goes over a small wooden bridge and around a short loop. From this trail, it is easy to see a geologic outcrop that is specific to the area.
Open from dawn till dusk.

Flora & Fauna

Woodlands with several large red and white oak.

Contacts

Local Club: Natural Lands Trust

Land Manager: Natural Lands Trust

Shared by Mae Axelrod

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