ElevationAscent: 58' 18 m
Descent: -29' -9 m
High: 651' 199 m
Low: 594' 181 m
GradeAvg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 4% (2°)
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“Worth the extra steps to enjoy sweeping views of the nature preserve and surrounding areas from the Observation Tower.”— John Shuttlesworth
Dogs must be on leashes no longer than 6 feet.
Skateboards, long boards and all motorized vehicles (including hover boards) are prohibited at Arbor Hills Nature Preserve.
This tower is very well built and a great spot to enjoy a quick or long break. The trail continues winding through the forest providing access to many of the unpaved trails and connectors and concludes back on the Arbor Hills Loop.
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Land Manager: City of Plano, TX - Parks & Trails