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Chesterfield Gorge

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Length


7.7 Miles 12.4 Kilometers


129' 39 m

Ascent

-290' -88 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

4%

Max Grade (2°)

695' 212 m

High

521' 159 m

Low

Shared By Rob Bayliss

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Scenic, long, flat trail run

Rob Bayliss

Dogs Leashed

Features Swimming · Views · Wildlife

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Description

This trail is actually a jeep road following the river the whole way, offering some amazing views. It's perfectly runnable, and the biggest obstacle you're likely to see are puddles. A lot of people do it as an out-and-back for roughly 15 miles. It's well-marked and easy to follow. As a bonus, stop for a dip anywhere in the river when you get hot.

Flora & Fauna

Turtles and Birds. Watch out for Poison ivy on the edges of the trail in the last half.

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