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Burroughs Range Trail (Wittenburg Cornell Slide Trail)

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8.6 Miles 13.8 Kilometers


Singletrack

3,618' 1,103 m

Ascent

-2,146' -654 m

Descent

4,192' 1,278 m

High

1,390' 424 m

Low

13%

Avg Grade (7°)

71%

Max Grade (35°)

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Update

This trail approaches Slide Mountain from the east before passing over two more mountains, gaining 3635 ft.

Mirek Wierzbicki

Overview

Features: Birding — Fall Colors — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
Dogs: Leashed

Description

From parking lot follow the red blazed trail. This is a rugged trail but well maintained. Be prepared for a lot of scrambling. After hiking 3.9 miles, you reach the summit of Wittenberg with great views on the summit. The summit of Cornell Mountain is at reached after 4.8 miles. At 7.05 miles you hit the Slide Mt. You'll have great views just before and after summit . To complete entire trail you'll continue down another 1.9 miles to Phoenicia-East Branch Trail, but many hikers use the summit of Slide Mountain as a turnaround point.

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Oct 8, 2017
Jason Burger
8.6mi
Sep 4, 2017
Chris Ord
From Woodlands campgrounds to Wittenberg. 3.9 miles ascend and 3.9 descend. 3.9mi
Jul 15, 2017
Michael Antolini

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