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hiking
1 month ago

Short hike. Lovely fall leaves all around. As we are new to following trail markers we weren't sure if we were to follow the yellow, green, or U shapes on the trees (we believe it's the U shape). Though it felt a little urban it was quiet and serene, possibly due to the colder temperatures. One or two vistas as well.

hiking
3 months ago

This was a great hike around North Park but some of the route was difficult to find. I wish there were clearer markings or signs. If we didn't have the map on our phone we would have been lost.

hiking
3 months ago

Difficult to stay on course at times. Most was great hiking. Final mile along the RR tracks was not the best! Would do parts again!

A great trail except for the huge piles of horse Pooh that you need to watch out for..

hiking
3 months ago

Lots of fun but poorly marked in a lot of places. Probably added at least another mile doubling back to find the correct path, but overall a great hike!

Nice hard packed path. Well blazed with green blazes. Narrow and a little steep in a few spots. I did this trail in about 35 minutes.

My Apple Watch tracked it at 9.75 miles not 8.5 but it was a good hike. The blue half of the trail is much more difficult than the other half.

hiking
5 months ago

It's a beautiful trail, not the greatest trail markers, we went through a playground and by the pool at one point. We needed the trail mail a lot of the time. There is about a mile and a half on the trail tracks so wear a hat or sunscreen!!

enjoyed this trail. would definitely hike it again. tree cover most of the way.

trail running
7 months ago

great flat-ish paved trail. safe, and lots of other people out using it

This was a great trail. There were two trees down on the trail but they were easy to get around. Would definitely do this trail again!

I’m surprised to see this is listed as moderate. I’m a beginner and had no problems with this trail. It does have some hills but nothing major. The only problem was at two different places there were downed trees. One was easy to get around as it was on a flat part. The other was difficult to get around. The tree was too high to go over and too low to go under. I ended up going about 10 feet up the hill using the trees for balance. Luckily the ground was sturdy and I was able to continue. I only wonder how the bike rider that passed me later on the trail made it over/under/around?

hiking
7 months ago

easy to access and some nice sights.

Nice kid friendly trail with easy access from north park and parking closer to picnic sites. Mostly flat and easy going.

Easy loop. Mostly flat. Designated walking and cycling lanes. Heavy traffic on weekends, but light very early in the morning. Nice bar restaurant on the lake as a great option to refuel.

hiking
9 months ago

Starts by School House and Roosevelt Pavilions. 2-mile hike. Somewhat muddy this first day of April.

Lots of traffic (people and vehicles) on busy days. Mostly flat and completely paved.

A fun ~1 hour loop.

walking
Monday, January 16, 2017

very heavily trafficked. it's all along roadways, so if you have a dog that scares easily, this is not the walk for you...

Monday, December 26, 2016

Great trail! did it in December so maybe some of the marks were off. I started at Juniata rather than off of wildwood because gate was closed. follow yellow then green polka dot, then white stripe, red dot, black triangle, yellow stripe and back. somewhere in the middle is a wicked fun mountain bike course.
Good elevation gain and super workout!

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