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Dalton Trail

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Trail

0.8 mile 1.3 kilometer point to point
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 17' 5 m
Descent: -46' -14 m
High: 3,438' 1,048 m
Low: 3,392' 1,034 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 8% (4°)

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This beautiful trail passes a display of grasslands and ponderosa pine on the south side of Medicine Rocks State Park.

Karen Ryberg

Features Birding · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Family Friendly Kids will love searching for wildlife along this trail.

Description

This trail starts in a campground surrounded by ponderosa pines and continues around hills and grasslands on the south side of the park to end at another campground. While the trail is short, enjoy excellent wildlife-viewing and birding opportunities.

Flora & Fauna

Mule deer, white-tailed deer, antelope, wild turkey, sharp-tail grouse, wildflowers, and other assorted birds are prevalent in this area.

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Jun 1, 2018
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May 15, 2016
Karen Ryberg
0.8mi

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#108

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#3,266

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