Flint Quarry and Chubb Trail Loop

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Flint Quarry and Chubb Trail Loop is a 3.5 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Eureka, Missouri that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Horses are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
3.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
508 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

camping

hiking

horseback riding

mountain biking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

blowdown

rocky

no dogs

Nice St. Louis County Park located just east of Eureka off Lewis Road. Trails are well kept that run through woods up and down bluffs. The Chubb Trail trail head is also located in the park. 4 Miles of trails are located within the park. Part of the park's trail system connects to the Chubb Trails. Trails are well kept with plenty of room for hiking, mountain biking and horse back riding. Parts of the trail consist of dirt path, gravel covered and bed rock. You will experience a few elevation changes on the trails. Park has excellent facilities.

hiking
27 days ago

Been 15yrs since last here and that was on a MTB. Still as rugged as I remembered. Good stuff though.

28 days ago

Easy to get to, challenging but not too hard, scenic, good elevation changes, well marked.

2 months ago

Love this hilly trail! You feel like you’re deep in nature the only downfall is that the highway is pretty close and it is noisy.

hiking
3 months ago

Great trail in the fall, the colors were spectacular

hiking
3 months ago

A nice hike that provides a few easy elevation changes and some nicew terrain. Had no problem following the trail, though they did add one switchback since this map was made. Saw a lot of mountain bikers who were all very friendly and considerate. No horses.

hiking
5 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

THIS is what I look for in a great 'hiking' trail! Lots of elevation changes, several different terrain types (rock, dirt and gravel). Nice wooded views and mostly shaded. The only thing I believe could've been better was the trail markings; a few times I had to get my phone out to see if we were still on the trail (or which direction to go at a fork).

trail running
6 months ago

went back and ran this today. great trail offering many variation of surfaces and mild hills.

trail running
7 months ago

Great trail...good mix of loose and packed rocks, gravel, roots, and limestone boulders; mostly shaded; some single track areas and a few decent hills. Would definitely run this next time. Only issue I had was nearby construction noise (the "beep beep" of equipment in reverse.)

hiking
7 months ago

Perfect terrain *when dry*.

hiking
7 months ago

Great short hike

hiking
7 months ago

Great short hike

hiking
8 months ago

Great short hike. Very shady so a good heat hike. Well maintained.

9 months ago

Nice, short with slight elevation. Kept very clean and marked. It was a good starter for the "Summer of Hiking!"

11 months ago

fairly crowded, but still an enjoyable hike with the dogs

11 months ago

Kool see miles and miles

hiking
Saturday, February 25, 2017

Watch out for bikers and horses. The trail has lots of scenery to offer and is easy to follow. Make sure to bring a lunch and enjoy one of many benches in the park.

hiking
Sunday, February 12, 2017

Trail was well maintained and 99% free of litter. Hiked on a rare 70 degree February day and saw several other folks. Several great valley views, and overall very nice scenery. Some good ups & downs to get the heart rate going as well as some easier sections. Minus one star because you can hear the highway almost the entire time.

Sunday, January 01, 2017

Great trail

Friday, December 02, 2016

One of the better trails in the area for sure.

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