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Best trails in Moss Rock Preserve

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Looking for a great trail in Moss Rock Preserve, Alabama? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, dogs leash trails, wild flowers trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 7 moderate trails in Moss Rock Preserve ranging from 1.9 to 5.2 miles and from 547 to 826 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Moss Rock Preserve Trail
Moss Rock Preserve
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Length: 3 mi • Est. 1 h 26 m
Moss Rock Preserve Trail is a 3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options anShow more
#2 - Moss Rock Preserve Loop
Moss Rock Preserve
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 30 m
Moss Rock Preserve Loop is a 5.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Birmingham, Alabama that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of actiShow more
#3 - Moss Rock Preserve: Orange Trail
Moss Rock Preserve
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 43 m
The Orange Trail lies on other city owned land just outside Moss Rock’s east perimeter. From Simmons Middle parking, OT leaves WT (heading east) and its loop features Rock House Boulders, Natural BridShow more
#4 - Moss Rock Preserve: White Trail
Moss Rock Preserve
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 2 h 1 m
The white trail traverses the length of the park. The western segment is scenic and fairly flat, and features Patriotic Junction, Frog Pond, Tunnel Falls and Tugboat Rock. The eastern segment is also Show more
#5 - Moss Rock Preserve-Blue
Moss Rock Preserve
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 8 m
The blue trail traverses nearly the length of the park, running near parallel with PLT. The western segment features Patriotic Junction and Great Wall. The eastern segment features a sandstone glade, Show more
#6 - Moss Rock Preserve: Power Line Trail
Moss Rock Preserve
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Length: 4.5 mi • Est. 2 h 14 m
This trail skirts the northern perimeter of the park, connecting Sulphur Springs parking to the park’s eastern perimeter. Much of this trail has full sun exposure but features wildflowers, scenic viewShow more
#7 - Moss Rock Preserve: Red Trail
Moss Rock Preserve
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 53 m
This route traverses only the southwest section of the park. Terrain is scenic, flat to moderate, with one short, steep descent and two crossings of Preserve Pkwy.Show more