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Swamp Boardwalk

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

0.3 mile 0.6 kilometer loop
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 54' 16 m
Descent: -40' -12 m
High: 95' 29 m
Low: 41' 13 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 12% (7°)

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Trail shared by Ryan Spr

A quarter-mile boardwalk trek through the Battle Creek Cypress Swamp (BCCS).

Ryan Spr

Features Birding · River/Creek · Wildlife

Family Friendly Easy hike with a nature center on site.

Need to Know

Nature Center is open Monday through Friday from 0900-1630, Saturday 1000-1630, Sunday 1300-1630

Description

The boardwalk begins after stepping down from the nature center and meanders through the impressive primordial fauna.

Flora & Fauna

Ebony Jewelwing, Prothonotary Warbler, Racoon, Green Frog, Spotted Turtle, Mud Turtle, Purple Turtlehead, Virginia Sweetpires, Lizard's Tail, Cardinal Flower, Skunk Cabbage, Baldcypress (Taxodium distichum)

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Feb 24, 2019
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#621

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#33,366

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Looking west
Dec 27, 2018 near Prince…, MD
Looking east—trail connector leads to the parking lot.
Dec 27, 2018 near Prince…, MD

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