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Best trails in Sullivan

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Looking for a great trail near Sullivan, Missouri? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, dogs leash trails, forest trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Don Robinson State Park or Dr. Edmund A. Babler Memorial State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like LaBarque Creek Conservation Area or Valley View Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Sullivan ranging from 1.3 to 2.5 miles and from 590 to 866 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Sullivan
Top trails (9)
#1 - Wilderness Trail Long Loop
Meramec State Park
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Length: 8.2 mi • Est. 3 h 51 m
Eight backpacking camps are provided along the way. The north section of the trail meanders through the heart of the Meramec river. Forests here and in other areas are rich and majestic. Overnighters must register at the box 200 yards from trailhead. Camps contain fire grill. Orange blazes. Meramec State Park has some truly beautiful trails. The Wilderness Trail (Long Loop) is well worth the effort. Although this trail is beautiful in the Spring and Fall the terrain is hidden behind thick green foliage. If you plan to camp or hike on this trail make sure you check the weather! There are many areas along the trail where flash floods could take you by surprise. Show more
#2 - Meramec Bluff View Trail
Meramec State Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 42 m
#3 - Hamilton Hollow
Meramec State Park
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Length: 4.9 mi • Est. 2 h 12 m
#4 - Natural Wonders Trail
Meramec State Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 37 m
The trail has three natural caves along the trail, but they are only accessible via a permit.Show more
#5 - Sheep's Cave Trail
Meramec State Park
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Length: 0.1 mi • Est. 3 m
A short walk to the cave that is a great adventure for kids.Show more
#6 - Deer Hollow Trail
Meramec State Park
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 17 m
#7 - Long Ridge Double Loop
Long Ridge Conservation Area
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 42 m
#8 - Blue Square Trail
Long Ridge Conservation Area
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 6 m
#9 - Green's Cave Bushwack: Sleepy Hollow Route
Meramec State Park
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 2 m