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Raccoon Run

Easy/Intermediate
 5.0 (4)

The longest section of trail at the Runge Nature Center!


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Map Key

0.8

Miles

1.3

KM

Point to Point

769' 235 m

High

668' 204 m

Low

86' 26 m

Up

105' 32 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

Dogs No Dogs

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

ADA Accessible A paved trail throughout.

Description

The trail signs make the path very clear! A paved trail throughout, with several turns and informative signs along the way. This trail is the longest section of trail at the Runge Nature Center.

Flora & Fauna

Squirrel - Deer - Turkey - Occasional Rabbits

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Zac Nixon

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  5.0 from 4 votes

#749

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#8

in Missouri

#749

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This is a nice serene section for sitting by the creek.
Jan 2, 2020 near Jeffers…, MO
Stock photo from the parking lot, looking toward the Nature Center building.
Dec 12, 2019 near Jeffers…, MO
A pond will come into view shortly after twisting through the trees.
Dec 14, 2019 near Jeffers…, MO
Looking back toward the water tower.  If coming from the opposite starting point, this will be the last 0.2mi of trail.  You're almost back to your car!
Dec 14, 2019 near Jeffers…, MO
A lovely bench at the midway point.
Dec 14, 2019 near Jeffers…, MO
One of the many bird feeders you'll pass on this trail.
Dec 14, 2019 near Jeffers…, MO

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Dec 14, 2019
Zac Nixon
Slog on Raccoon Run in the snow to capture gpx. 1mi — 0h 15m