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Turtleback Loop

 4.5 (8)
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Length

3.5 Miles 5.6 Kilometers

95%

Runnable

Elevation

321' 98 m

Ascent

-337' -103 m

Descent

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

21%

Max Grade (12°)

569' 173 m

High

295' 90 m

Low

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Follow the orange blazes to stay on this loop trail.

Freddy Arsenault

Overview

Features: Fall Colors — Lake — Wildflowers [Add/Remove]
Dogs: Leashed

Description [Suggest Changes]

This loop trail covers the northeast portion of South Mountain Reservation. It provides a nice and easy run with a section or two of good climbing. Follow the orange blazes. This trail starts and ends near the Turtle Back Rock Parking Lot, just keep an eye out for the telltale orange, and you'll be on the right track.

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May 17, 2018
Nicole Armour
This is a beautiful trail. There is a lot more trails crossing it than they put on the map here... so look out! I had to go back to the trail 3 times
Jun 7, 2017
Jim Cooper
Still muddy, but passable 3.8mi

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  4.5 from 8 votes

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  4.5 from 8 votes
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#23

in New Jersey

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