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Martin Wildlife Park Trail is a 2.9 mile loop trail located near Gadsden, Alabama and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Length 2.9 mi Elevation gain 29 ft Route type Loop

Dogs on leash

Kid friendly

Hiking

Walking

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Note: Users have reported that a section of the boardwalk is currently closed for repairs.

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Reviews (26)
Photos (19)
Recordings (35)
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Nova Biggs
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WalkingBridge out

05/01/2019 Great little park with a nice walking trail. A good portion of the boardwalk is currently closed so I was unable to complete the entire loop.

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DeAnna Nicole
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Mountain bikingBridge out

Took our 9 year old for a ride down here today, and we were both so excited! We hit the entrance on our bikes and took a right to get to the boardwalk to go to the island, and the boardwalk is closed, completely gated off after the first left

Sean Smith
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Very easy and a great place to kill time. Not much to see and if there has been any rain recently then a good portion of the island will be flooded for awhile. Plenty of mud off the boardwalk. We had to park behind the Gadsden mall and walk a little ways to the boardwalk.

Cathy Neil
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Flat gravel. Need early am or pm due to the heat. Graffitied landmarks and trashed lake from kids apparently. Nice bridge. Could take some nice photos.

Tori Applegate
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Amazing trail. I brought my 6 and 2 year old children .

Family Cates
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More of a park than a trail.

Hugh Stump III
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Walking

Easily accessible from Hwy 411 behind the Gadsden Mall. Look for the signs. Easy walk and great views of water and nature. Most of trail is hard packed dirt/stone. You can take the boardwalk out into the lake to get to a natural area where the path is not as easy and has natural impediments.

Thomas Hutchinson
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Convenient access from Gadsden Mall parking lott behind Sears. Great for quick 3 mile sunrise or after work hike or trail run. Ducks, geese, assorted water foul, beavers and river otters. Well maintained and most of the trail and boardwalk is wheel chair accessible.

L A
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Hiking

Lots of water views with a simple quick and easy walk. Lots of boardwalk and flat ground make this a very easy walk.

Teresa O.
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Hiking

Great Easy Trail! Beautiful scenery!

Phillip West
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Mountain biking
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Phillip West
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Road biking
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Phillip West
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Road biking
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Phillip West
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Holly Nevin
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Hiking
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Danny L.
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Hiking
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Sheldon S.
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Shea VonSprecken
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Hiking
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Lorrie Kubil
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Michael Smith
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Tracy H.
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Hiking
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Mandy Meador
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Hiking
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Brad Knight
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Hiking
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Chris Pender
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Thomas Hutchinson
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Walking
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Thomas Hutchinson
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