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Mills Sky Viewing Sanctuary Trail

Easy/Intermediate

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0.2 mile 0.3 kilometer point to point
93% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 2' 1 m
Descent: -28' -8 m
High: 1,059' 323 m
Low: 1,034' 315 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 30% (17°)

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A short, grassy trail that ends at the Mills Sky Viewing Sanctuary.

Jim Johannsen

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Views · Wildlife

Open dawn to dusk.

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This is a short, grassy trail that ends at the Mills Sky Viewing Sanctuary. This trail moves through the more secluded part of the preserve, winding through gnarly old oak trees.

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#27,128

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On the summer solstice, the stones in the Council Ring align with the setting sun.
Feb 15, 2017 near Galena, IL
The Mills Sky Viewing Sanctuary is a great spot to go cloudgazing or stargazing!
Feb 15, 2017 near Galena, IL
The Council Ring is the perfect place to spend a summer day.
Feb 15, 2017 near Galena, IL

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