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blue Homestead Trail

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4.3 mile 7.0 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 507' 155 m
Descent: -544' -166 m
High: 1,025' 312 m
Low: 845' 257 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 15% (9°)

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Homestead Trail offers great mix of paths and technical footwork with 630 feet of elevation climbs.

Eric Ward

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Description

Easy to follow signs and tree marking will keep you on the right path. The loop you can take in either direction. A couple portions of the trail are shared with the Sweet Gum Red Trail. The trail begins at the park Visitor Center. The loop portion follows the lakeshore. This trail is named after one of several homesteads which were once located in the loop portion. The trail is blazed yellow and is not accessible to bicycles.

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May 27, 2019
Ryan Keesee
May 4, 2019
Nicole Sorrells
Rained out on the hike 4mi — 2h 00m
Nov 17, 2018
Jordan Palys

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