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Turtleback Loop

 4.5 (10)

Length


3.5 Miles 5.6 Kilometers


321' 98 m

Ascent

-337' -103 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

21%

Max Grade (12°)

569' 173 m

High

295' 90 m

Low

Shared By Freddy Arsenault

Conditions


All Clear 17 days ago
Some Mud - Beautiful run with tons of colors everywhere. History

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Follow the orange blazes to stay on this loop trail.

Freddy Arsenault

Dogs Leashed

Features Fall Colors · Lake · Wildflowers

Description

This loop trail covers the northeast portion of South Mountain Reservation. It provides a nice and easy hike with a section or two of good climbing. Follow the orange blazes. This trail starts and ends near the Turtle Back Rock Parking Lot, just keep an eye out for the telltale orange, and you'll be on the right track.

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Jul 24, 2018
Mia Bernad
2mi — 0h 45m
May 5, 2018
M S
Dog memorial and train horns 3.5mi
Jun 27, 2017
Deb Ang
W/ Greg
Jun 8, 2017
Trojanchick !
May 19, 2017
Dan Suzor
Mar 25, 2017
Mark Heftler
3.7mi — 1h 33m

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  4.5 from 10 votes

#945

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  4.5 from 10 votes
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#6

in New Jersey

#945

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