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Vantage Park Trail

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0.7 mile 1.2 kilometer out and back
100% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 11' 3 m
Descent: -12' -4 m
High: 474' 144 m
Low: 465' 142 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (0°)
Max Grade: 3% (2°)

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Trail shared by Richard Washburn

A pleasant trail for a stroll around vantage lake.

Richard Washburn

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake

Description

Strolling along Vantage lake you'll enjoy the reflection of the sky and the tall trees. You'll also be able to stop at several vantage points, such as the gazebo to enjoy watching the birds. At the parking area there is a restroom. There is a nice bridge for photo ops.

The path is paved, providing a consistent, and smooth traveling surface. Take your time to relax and enjoy the birds and the occasional fish the comes to the surface of Vantage Lake.

Flora & Fauna

The lake is stocked with catfish and bass and there are plenty of birds to watch.

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in Vantage Park

#637

in Missouri

#32,342

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Some ice around the edges of Vantage Lake on a winter afternoon!
Jan 14, 2016 near Cottlev…, MO
The gazebo to enjoy the view of the lake and the birds!
Jan 28, 2016 near Cottlev…, MO
A nice view point with benches.
Jan 28, 2016 near Cottlev…, MO
Here is the trail covered in snow!
Jan 28, 2016 near Cottlev…, MO
A small bridge for photos!
Jan 28, 2016 near Cottlev…, MO

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