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Switch Back Trail

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0.4 mile 0.7 kilometer loop
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 190' 58 m
Descent: -178' -54 m
High: 1,033' 315 m
Low: 842' 257 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 16% (9°)
Max Grade: 31% (17°)

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A switchback-style trail loop to a scenic overlook of the state park.

Anthony Job

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Spring · Swimming · Views

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This is a really nice trail with a semi-steep grade. This trail will bring you to the top of the hill with a very scenic overlook of Beaver Creek Valley State Park and the surrounding valley.

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#145

in Minnesota

#13,766

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Scenic overlook of the state park and valley.
Jul 31, 2017 near Caledonia, MN
View of trail with the top in sight
Jul 31, 2017 near Caledonia, MN
Trail headed down the hill
Jul 31, 2017 near Caledonia, MN
Creek crossing
Jul 31, 2017 near Caledonia, MN

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