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greenBlue Beech Loop

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0.6 mile 0.9 kilometer loop
97% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 42' 13 m
Descent: -65' -20 m
High: 472' 144 m
Low: 407' 124 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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Trail shared by Matthew Rutledge

A loop trail through a towering beech forest.

Matthew Rutledge

Features Fall Colors · Wildlife

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

Description

The Beech Loop connects to both the Old Field Bluff Trail and Robin's Trail at Johnston Mill Nature Preserve. The loop ascends a small summit where towering beeches and other hardwoods dominate a late successional forest on the slopes above New Hope Creek.

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