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Backchannel Trail

 5.0 (1)

1.7 Miles 2.7 Kilometers


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10' 3 m

Ascent

-8' -3 m

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Max Grade (1°)

618' 188 m

High

609' 186 m

Low

Shared By Matt Bristol

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

Matt Bristol

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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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