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Big Piney Trail

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16.1 Miles 25.9 Kilometers


95%

Runnable

1,616' 492 m

Ascent

-1,600' -488 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

24%

Max Grade (13°)

1,304' 397 m

High

889' 271 m

Low

Shared By Charles Elmore

Conditions


All Clear 23 days ago
Muddy History

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A looping trail in the Paddy Creek Wilderness.

Charles Elmore

Dogs Unknown

Features Birding · Cave · Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Spring · Swimming · Views · Waterfall · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open year-round, free camping, no permit required. No motorized or mechanized transportation; foot or horseback only.

Runner Notes

Rocks and roots are particularly dangerous for ankles on this trail.

Description

The Big Piney Trail has 18 miles of trail that traverse a variety of Ozark terrain, scenery and vegetation types. Several scenic overlooks displaying rock outcroppings and hollow bottoms are located along the trail. Paddy Creek Campground, Big Piney Trail Camp, and Roby Lake Recreation Area are conveniently located on or near the trail.

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