Upper Pond Trail to Wild Turkey Trail

HARD 19 reviews

Upper Pond Trail to Wild Turkey Trail is a 2.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Moreland Hills, Ohio that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
324 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wildlife

18 days ago

Short but difficult. Some loops are confusing to navigate

28 days ago

Excellent little used trail system. After a good climb up the ridge, which looks like it could be muddy in wet weather, the trail follows the edges of the large ridge. Easy to spend 1-2 hours on the loops and overlooks. Nice views of the valleys with quite a few benches to rest and take in the forest. There’s sufficient signs but it’s best to take a map or gps if you don’t want too much exploring to get back to the parking lot. The area is named Forest Ridge Preserve.

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4 months ago

Good loop for exercise & training, some nice steep vertical in short time, and very little traffic.

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4 months ago

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4 months ago

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5 months ago

***Coyotes*** my dog and I came across a pack of coyotes that followed us for a half a mile. Very scary experience. Reported the incident to the Moreland Police Department

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6 months ago

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6 months ago

Great local gem, would be muddy but beautiful if water was flowing after a rain! Not that difficult one large hill is all. Enjoy

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7 months ago

7 months ago

Just, meh. Poorly designed trail with lots of standing and runoff water damage. With the great hillside and slope they have to work with, a better job could have been done. Overall scenery was good, but could have been better.

8 months ago

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Sunday, May 22, 2016

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Pretty, a bit difficult and very peaceful

Friday, April 15, 2016