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Crusher Trail

Intermediate

Trail

0.6 mile 0.9 kilometer point to point
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 95' 29 m
Descent: -173' -53 m
High: 1,134' 346 m
Low: 960' 293 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 9% (5°)
Max Grade: 18% (10°)

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A lollipop loop that visits a historic site.

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Trails are open from dawn to dusk. There is a $3 per day use fee which can be paid online or at the trailhead.

Description

Hikers can get to this trail from either the Quarry Trail or the Ridge & Valley Trail. The loop takes visitors to the remnants of a large iron ore rock crusher left over from the park's mining history.

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Family Friendly, ADA Accessible, Need to Know, Flora & Fauna

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Land Manager: Ruffner Mountain

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Mar 14, 2019 near Irondale, AL
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