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Forked Tail Creek

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A scenic loop off the Riverbottom trail with boardwalk creek crossings.


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0.6

Miles

1.0

KM

Point to Point

661' 202 m

High

629' 192 m

Low

22' 7 m

Up

38' 12 m

Down

2%

Avg Grade (1°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

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Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Spring · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

◦ All plants, animals and natural objects are protected
◦ Do not collect any natural objects, pick plants or feed animals
◦ Walk only on marked trails
◦ Remove solid animal waste
◦ No entry beyond closed gates or cables
◦ Park only in designated areas
◦ Visitors on grounds after hours will be locked in
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Description

Forked Tail Creek trail is accessible both from the Riverbottom Trail and Wild Plum Trail. If you're hiking the Riverbottom Trail, this is a nice diversion that loops back. It follows the creek and has two nice bridge crossings.

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KC Wright

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The Forked Tail Creek Trail offers a pleasant experience hiking through dense undergrowth.
Mar 9, 2017 near Lakeside, TX
A bridge at the western end of the Wild Plum Trail aids your passage over a small creek and connects you to the Riverbottom Trail.
Mar 9, 2017 near Lakeside, TX
Forked Tail Creek Trail has numerous bridges over the creek.
Mar 9, 2017 near Lakeside, TX
A sturdy bridge aids your second passage over the creek along the Forked Tail Creek Trail.
Mar 9, 2017 near Lakeside, TX

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