Beech Tree Trail

MODERATE 7 reviews
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Beech Tree Trail is a 2.9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Malden, Missouri that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, trail running, and nature trips and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
295 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

blowdown

bugs

muddy

rocky

washed out

Beech Tree Trail showcases Crowley’s Ridge in southeast Missouri. The trail begins on the top of the ridge and descends into bottomlands before returning to the ridge top, passing through different natural communities along the way. Crowley’s Ridge rises up to 250 feet above the surrounding flatlands of the Mississippi River delta.

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1 month ago

The hike is a nice walk though not anything unique. It is important to note the trail has been rerouted to keep traffic off private property.

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Saturday, September 13, 2014