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Boardwalk Trail

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A raised metal boardwalk that passes through spectacular old-growth forest.


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Map Key

0.7

Miles

1.1

KM

97%

Runnable

345' 105 m

High

301' 92 m

Low

45' 14 m

Up

48' 15 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (1°)

7%

Max Grade (4°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Birding · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Open 6:00 a.m. to sunset.

Description

The trail will guide you over a swamp, giving ample opportunities for admiring state champion trees or for watching for prothonotary warblers. Our trip was taken during a dry summer, so much of the swamp had dried up. The trail is moderately used and is accessible to all.

Flora & Fauna

Prothonotary warbler, northern cardinal, common grackle, eastern cottontail.

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Shared By:

Jeffery Karafa

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Traversing the metal boardwalk above the wetland of Big Oak Tree State Park.
Aug 7, 2017 near East Pr…, MO

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