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0.8 mile 1.2 kilometer point to point
100% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 55' 17 m
Descent: -20' -6 m
High: 346' 106 m
Low: 296' 90 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 4% (2°)

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Trail shared by Matthew Rutledge

A trail through pines and mature hardwoods with a loop around a beautiful pond.

Matthew Rutledge

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Wildlife

The trail is open from dawn to dusk, 365 days a year.

Description

Park at the Great Barn at Historic Stagville and take a run through the pines to a small 1.5 acre pond hidden in the trees. The trail loops up and around the pond through a mature hardwood forest before following an old farm road from the former Stagville Plantation. See the connection between the past and present by running the Sowell Trail and touring Historic Stagville!

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