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green Prairie Trail

Trail

1.7 mile 2.7 kilometer loop
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 20' 6 m
Descent: -20' -6 m
High: 1,158' 353 m
Low: 1,146' 349 m

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Max Grade: 2% (1°)

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Trail shared by Chris Davis

An amazing bog trail in the middle of the 'burbs.

Chris Davis

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open during daylight hours

Need to Know

Bring sunscreen and bug spray!

Description

This trail takes you through the Springfield Bog, which has a continental divide running through it (north to Lake Erie, south to the Ohio) a restored prairie, two large bogs, and woodlands to explore.

Flora & Fauna

More plants than I can name, chipmunks, woodpeckers, robins, bluebirds, squirrel.

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Jun 24, 2019
Chris Davis
Trail nicely maintained as usual, summer is definitely here!
Feb 10, 2019
John Bryson
1.6mi — 1h 30m
Sep 21, 2018
T C
Sep 5, 2018
T C

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#8

in Ohio

#628

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