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Swamp Boardwalk

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


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0.3

Miles

0.6

KM

Loop

95' 29 m

High

41' 13 m

Low

54' 16 m

Up

40' 12 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

12%

Max Grade (7°)

Dogs Unknown

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)

Contacts

Shared By:

Ryan Spr

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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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Feb 24, 2019
JD Foster