Red Trail

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4.8 Miles 7.7 Kilometers

 

97% 

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Singletrack

335' 102 m

Ascent

-419' -128 m

Descent

974' 297 m

High

850' 259 m

Low

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

10%

Max Grade (6°)

Minor Issues

12 days agoUpdate

A slightly more difficult trail at Shawnee Mission Park.

Will England

Overview

This is multi-use trail so be mindful of hikers and bikers. Horses and motorized vehicles not allowed. Entrances are gated. The trail is closed when wet, muddy, snowy or icy.
Features: Birding — Fall Colors — River/Creek — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
Dogs: Leashed

Runner Notes

Actually saw quite a few trail runners on this route. They seemed to be enjoying the trail and the challenge.

Description

The Red Trail offers a great mixture of smooth travel and some climbing. Its difficulty level isn't high, but it will test your fitness. Overall, this is a wonderful trail through the wilds of suburbia with lots to see and enjoy. This particular trail is a fantastic option in the suburbs of Kansas City. When you can't travel too far from home, it's a great place to enjoy the nature and a challenge.

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in Kansas

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Minor Issues 12 days ago
Muddy, Snowy: With the recent snow and melt most likely closed for few days until it dries. Still hikable but mind your step and LNT!
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