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Hinkson Creek Trail

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4.1

Miles

6.6

KM

Point to Point

632' 193 m

High

591' 180 m

Low

33' 10 m

Up

71' 22 m

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Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildlife

Description

Hinkson Creek Trail is a scenic 4.25-mile limestone trail that connects Grindstone Nature Area to the MKT Trail. Columbia Parks and Recreation manages 2.0 miles of the trail beginning at Grindstone Nature Area, through Capen Park, and connecting to the Hinkson Creek Recreation Area on the University of Missouri Campus. The University of Missouri manages 2.25 miles of the trail extending west from the City’s portion to the MKT Trail. The University’s portion of the trail is also known as the MU Recreation Trail.

Contacts

Local Club: Missouri Trails Project

Land Manager: City of Columbia

Shared By:

Josh Adams

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