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Dune Ridge Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 3.2 (6)

A trail that offers opportunities to appreciate both the woods and the beach in less than four miles.


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3.6

Miles

5.8

KM

100%

Runnable

24' 7 m

High

3' 1 m

Low

22' 7 m

Up

33' 10 m

Down

0%

Avg Grade (0°)

1%

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  • Open 8:00 a.m. till sundown year round.
  • Park requires admission fee to enter.

Runner Notes

Occasional sections of the trail are covered in sand which makes progress tough. Overall, there are very few obstacles and there is ample shade away from the beach.

Description

The Dune Ridge Trail winds four miles through five distinct natural communities, including maritime hammock, beach dune, and depression marsh and finishes its last mile and a half with a breathtaking stroll on the sandy beach. Keep your eye out for colorful Painted Buntings from late spring to early fall who nest in the scrubby flatwoods here.

Bugs are prevalent on this trail. Make sure to bring bug spray and a mosquito net if you have one.

Contacts

Shared By:

Lucas Mougeot

Trail Ratings

  3.2 from 6 votes

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  3.2 from 6 votes
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Trail Rankings

#188

in Florida

#19,033

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The trail right before feeding into the beach.
Nov 12, 2016 near Atlanti…, FL
Snag and post-Matthew tree wreckage.
Nov 12, 2016 near Atlanti…, FL
Canopy view.
Nov 12, 2016 near Atlanti…, FL
Post-Matthew wreckage.
Nov 12, 2016 near Atlanti…, FL
Some of the trees along the trail.
Nov 12, 2016 near Atlanti…, FL
Ocean view.
Nov 12, 2016 near Atlanti…, FL

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