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Old Field Bluff Trail

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Length

1.7 Miles 2.8 Kilometers

99%

Runnable

Elevation

51' 16 m

Ascent

-82' -25 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

4%

Max Grade (2°)

463' 141 m

High

409' 125 m

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A moderate trail that ascends the bluffs and offers some stunning views of the streams below.

Matthew Rutledge

Overview

The trail is open from dawn to dusk, 365 days a year.
Features: Birding — Fall Colors — River/Creek — Views — Wildflowers — Wildlife [Add/Remove]
Dogs: Leashed

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Old Field Bluff Trail winds through several different ecosystems, including riparian woodlands, upland woods, and open grassy meadows. Old Field Bluff Trail meets Robin's Trail, the Bluebird Trail, and the Beech Loop as it traverses a large area of Johnston Mill Nature Preserve.

The trail weaves through a mesic riparian forest and a grassy meadow before climbing the bluffs to an upland hardwood forest. Several trail segments offer great views of the stream below, several of which can be appreciated while relaxing on TLC benches.

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  4.5 from 2 votes

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#142

in North Carolina

#4,408

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