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Signal Ditch Trail

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The Signal Ditch Trail is a paved extension of the Farmers Highline Canal Trail.


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2.5

Miles

4.1

KM

Point to Point

5,261' 1,603 m

High

5,244' 1,598 m

Low

18' 6 m

Up

7' 2 m

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Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · River/Creek · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly This easy route with parks along the way is perfect for the kid in everyone.

Some sections may flood after heavy rains / spring snow melt.

Description

This paved path is a nice suburban trail winding along the side of the Signal ditch. The route connects Fallbrook Farms Park in the NE to the end of the Farmers Highline Canal Trail at 128th Ave.

This trail is best used as a great morning route with good tree cover in most sections.

Flora & Fauna

Rabbits, ducks, various birds, including doves and raptors

Contacts

Shared By:

Rob M.

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  4.0 from 2 votes

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in Thornton

#11868

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#2

in Thornton

#1,086

in Colorado

#11,868

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Migrating pelican and Swansons Hawk.
Jul 9, 2016 near Northglenn, CO
Tunnel Under 136th Ave.
Jul 9, 2016 near Northglenn, CO
Bench.
Jul 9, 2016 near Northglenn, CO

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Dec 31, 2020
Michael Schieferecke
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