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McKinleyville Interpretive Trail

Intermediate

Trail

0.8 mile 1.3 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 73' 22 m
Descent: -120' -37 m
High: 106' 32 m
Low: 32' 10 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 14% (8°)

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Trail shared by Dara Zimmerman

A fun trail through a Sitka spruce forest with view of the Mad River and Pacific Ocean.

Dara Zimmerman

Features Birding · River/Creek · Views · Wildlife

Open year-round.

Description

This route is a popular dog walking and running trail through a Sitka spruce forest in McKinleyville. The trail offers spectacular ocean views, quiet benches, and connection to the Hammond Trail.

Flora & Fauna

Sitka spruce, sea lions, whales, dolphin, hawks, sea birds.

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