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Best trails in Valley Park

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Looking for a great trail near Valley Park, Missouri? AllTrails has 10 great trail running trails, hiking trails, walking 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 in Gateway Arch National Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Weldon Spring Conservation Area or Salt Lick Trails Nature Reserve. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 9 easy trails in Valley Park ranging from 1.6 to 6.6 miles and from 416 to 708 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 Valley Park
Top trails (10)
#1 - Grotpeter Trail
Castlewood State Park
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 56 m
Varied routes and the challenging terrain with numerous elevation changes make this a popular trail with all users. In addition to the main trail, five white connector trails, totaling 2.6 miles, are Show more
#2 - Castlewood Loop
Castlewood State Park
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 2 h 26 m
Castlewood Loop is a 5.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Valley Park, Missouri that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkinShow more
#3 - Simpson Park Blue Heron Trail
Simpson County Park
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 12 m
Simpson Park Blue Heron Trail is a 2.9 mile out and back trail located near Valley Park, Missouri that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking, trail Show more
#4 - Meramec Greenway to Simpson Park Lake
Simpson County Park
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 2 h 21 m
Meramec Greenway to Simpson Park Lake is a 5.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Valley Park, Missouri that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offersShow more
#5 - Chubb Trail (Short Option)
Valley Park, Missouri
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Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 20 m
Chubb Trail (Short Option) is a 2.9 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Valley Park, Missouri that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail Show more
#6 - Forest 44 Yellow and Dogwood Trail
Forest 44 Conservation Area
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 37 m
Forest 44 Yellow and Dogwood Trail is a 3.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Valley Park, Missouri that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used foShow more
#7 - Valley Park Levee Trail
Bailfield Park
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 2 m
Valley Park Levee Trail is a 5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Valley Park, Missouri that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activiShow more
#8 - North Buder Park Loop
Buder County Park
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
North Buder Park Loop is a 2.4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Valley Park, Missouri that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking andShow more
#9 - Kirkwood City Park Loop
Kirkwood City Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 43 m
Kirkwood City Park Loop is a 1.6 mile loop trail located near Valley Park, Missouri that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and rShow more
#10 - Meramec Greenway Arnold's Grove Trail [CLOSED]
Valley Park, Missouri
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 2 h 43 m
Note: This trail is currently closed due to COVID-19.Show more