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greenBlue Merrill Woods Trail

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0.3 mile 0.5 kilometer point to point
96% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 41' 12 m
Descent: -24' -7 m
High: 584' 178 m
Low: 558' 170 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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Trail shared by Eva Kirschbaum

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A short trail leading past some of the animals that call Wildlife Prairie Park home.

Eva Kirschbaum

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Spring · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Hours of operation: 9am-4:30pm. Extended hours from Memorial Day to Labor Day from 9am-6:30pm.

Description

This trail follows through various animal enclosures located within the Park. The trail is paved or gravel and brings guests past the cougar, red foxes, bobcats, coyotes, silver foxes and black bears.

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Land Manager: Wildlife Prairie Park

Jun 3, 2019: Pre-K Day

Jan 7, 2019: Dollar Day

Dec 4, 2018: About Us

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