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Elm Lake Loop

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1.8 mile 2.9 kilometer loop
100% Runnable
Easy

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Ascent: 8' 3 m
Descent: -8' -2 m
High: 54' 17 m
Low: 50' 15 m

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A short trail around Elm Lake that's great for wildlife viewing and families.

Karl W

Features Birding · Lake · Wildlife

Description

This trail goes around Elm Lake along a gravel path that is wide and easy for all abilities and ages. There are many lookout points along the lake for watching birds and alligators. Picnic areas are located along the north side of the trail.

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Land Manager: Texas State Parks

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Alligators lounge on an island in Elm Lake.
Mar 7, 2017 near Rosharon, TX
Sometimes you have to pass close to alligators – they're normally chill about it, but be safe.
Apr 2, 2017 near Rosharon, TX

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