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Salem Lake Trail

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Length

7.0 Miles 11.3 Kilometers

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Runnable

Doubletrack

Elevation

121' 37 m

Ascent

-120' -37 m

Descent

1%

Avg Grade (0°)

6%

Max Grade (3°)

824' 251 m

High

771' 235 m

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A popular multi-use trail around the scenic Salem Lake.

Thomas Birch

Overview

Features: Birding — Lake — River/Creek — Wildlife
Dogs: Leashed

Runner Notes

Popular trail for trail running.

Description

This packed gravel greenway path follows the shoreline completely around Salem Lake. The trail is multi-use and is popular with hikers, runners and cyclists. With a well maintained track and little elevation change, this is a great path to stretch your legs on.

There are ample opportunities for wildlife viewing along the 7 miles of shoreline.

Flora & Fauna

Songbirds and waterfowl are plentiful on this trail. Whitetail deer frequent the land around Salem Lake.

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Dec 17, 2017
Magnus Edwards
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Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 3 votes

#1

in Salem Lake

#4890

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#1

in Salem Lake

#190

in North Carolina

#4,890

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