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Gay City Trail

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West Entrance to Gay City St Prk that can link with the Shenipsit/Gay City Connector to access the Shenipsit Trail.


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1.7

Miles

2.7

KM

Point to Point

900' 274 m

High

546' 167 m

Low

150' 46 m

Up

402' 123 m

Down

6%

Avg Grade (4°)

18%

Max Grade (10°)

Dogs Leashed

Features River/Creek

The park closes (for parking) during winter. There is parking out at the main entrance that seems to always be open.

Description

Access this trail from either the the western most portion of the Shenipsit/Gay City Connector or from the parking on Birch Mountain Road. The trail will turn into the woods just before a private residency and work its way steadily downhill. The paths will merge with other Gay City State Park trails, most notably the Red Trail, until turning uphill and emerging near parking in the park.

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Ben Rosenberg

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#494

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