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Shagbark Hickory Trail

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1.2 Miles 2.0 Kilometers

 

96% 

Runnable

Singletrack

256' 78 m

Ascent

-8' -2 m

Descent

502' 153 m

High

254' 77 m

Low

4%

Avg Grade (2°)

13%

Max Grade (7°)

Unknown

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A hilly footpath at Mason Farm.

Russell Hobart

Overview

Access is by permit only. Permits are available at the North Carolina Botanical Garden Education Center located at 100 Old Mason Farm Road Chapel Hill, NC 27517.
Features: Birding — Fall Colors
Dogs: No Dogs

Runner Notes

A good, flat trail.

Description

The Shagbark Hickory Trail is the only true singletrack at Mason Farm. It connects off of the Mason Farm Main Trail and then heads through the thick forest. Along the way, there are a few remnants of the old farm such as a tumbled down stone fence, a stone chimney, and some cut drainage ditches. The trail terminates at Parker Road, where you can doubleback or run home if you are lucky enough to live in the neighborhood.

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