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South Trail #8 to Mound

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0.4 mile 0.6 kilometer point to point
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Ascent: 6' 2 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 573' 175 m
Low: 567' 173 m

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Max Grade: 2% (1°)

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Trail shared by Troy Schwable

The southwestern entry point to the Riverside Natural Area, goes from the bike path to the observation mound.

Troy Schwable

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Spring · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly Low grasses, easy trail for all ages.

The park closes at dusk.

Description

You'll hike off the Great Miami River Bike Way through a glade of trees into a grass prairie where you can see kestrels, turkeys, fox, rabbits and hummingbirds to mention just a few. Big Blue Stem Grass or Joe Pye Weed are around along with many other grasses and flowers. Have fun, take your time, and look around!

Flora & Fauna

Deer, fox, rabbit, turkey, kestrel, red tail hawk, hummingbirds

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