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Backchannel Trail

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A well-maintained trail following the backchannel of Middle Island.


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1.7

Miles

2.7

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Runnable

618' 188 m

High

609' 186 m

Low

10' 3 m

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8' 3 m

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Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open an hour before sunrise to an hour after sunset.

Description

This trail can be accessed from many different points to make a long or short loop around Middle Island. The trail follows along the waterway for its duration, offering various points to view and enjoy wildlife.

Flora & Fauna

A diverse array of spring and summer wildflowers can be found along the trail. There are excellent opportunities for bird watching as well!

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Shared By:

Matt Bristol

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in West Virginia

#4,964

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