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Sheltowee Trace NRT: Section 8

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Length

3.2 Miles 5.2 Kilometers

89%

Runnable

Elevation

712' 217 m

Ascent

-309' -94 m

Descent

6%

Avg Grade (3°)

24%

Max Grade (13°)

1,239' 378 m

High

833' 254 m

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Conditions


All Clear 62 days ago
Muddy, Fallen Trees History

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Known as "The Ridge," this section of the Sheltowee Trace exemplifies Cave Run trails.

Chris Chaney

Overview

USDA Forest Service Daniel Boone National Forest Service regulations apply.
Features: Birding — Fall Colors — Lake — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife
Dogs: Off-leash

Description

From the visitors center near Cave Run Lake Dam, the Sheltowee Trace (ST) climbs steadily and relentlessly until gaining the ridge and then traverses along the rolling ridge to the Big Limestone Trail #109 junction.

There are limited views of the lake and great running all along.

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