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greenBlue Captain Cootes Trail

Trail

1.0 mile 1.6 kilometer point to point
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 79' 24 m
Descent: -80' -24 m
High: 328' 100 m
Low: 265' 81 m

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Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 10% (6°)

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A beautiful trail along Cootes Paradise Marsh with some great views.

Trevor Miller

Features Birding · Lake · Views · Wildlife

Description

The Captain Cootes Trail starts at the Nature Interpretive Centre and makes its way along the Cootes Paradise Marsh until it reaches the Bull's Point Trail. The trail provides great views of the marsh, Princess Point and into Hamilton. There are several great opportunities for spotting wildlife and there are some great lookouts along the trail.

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