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Best trails in Mastodon State Historic Site

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Explore the most popular trails in Mastodon State Historic Site with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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#1 - Limestone Hill Trail
Mastodon State Historic Site
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 56 m
Before Limestone Hill Trail splits off to the right from Spring Branch Trail, you will notice the Bollefer Springhouse on the left. Use caution when crossing Seckman Road; vehicles are often fast and Show more
#2 - Limestone Hill and Spring Branch Loop
Mastodon State Historic Site
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 15 m
Limestone Hill and Spring Branch Loop is a 2.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Imperial, Missouri that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and is Show more
#3 - Spring Branch Trail
Mastodon State Historic Site
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 17 m
Sharing a trailhead with Limestone Hill Trail, this trail offers a leisure hike through a portion of the Rock Creek bottomland. The packed gravel surface is manageable for wheelchairs and strollers toShow more
#4 - Wildflower Trail
Mastodon State Historic Site
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 18 m
Wildflower Trail begins at the visitor center taking you down a series of steps to the excavation site and kiousk before returning by a gradual climb up the bluff back to the visitor center. This traShow more