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Reedy Creek Trail

Intermediate

Trail

5.1 mile 8.2 kilometer point to point
99% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 253' 77 m
Descent: -312' -95 m
High: 480' 146 m
Low: 315' 96 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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Trail shared by Kevin Rumsey

Reedy Creek Trail connects the NC Museum of Art, the House Creek Greenway, and Umstead State Park.

Kevin Rumsey

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers

Open from dawn to dusk.

Runner Notes

Overall, this is a relaxing trail, that brings excitement and inspiration for some hilly spurs that lie ahead.

Description

The Reedy Creek Trail is a section of the expansive trail system of the Capital Area Greenway. This trail branches in two directions, connecting the NC Museum of Art and the House Creek Greenway to Umstead State Park. The trail is very actively used and well maintained.

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#4

in Raleigh

#10737

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#4

in Raleigh

#427

in North Carolina

#10,737

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Looking down the trail where it connects with Reedy Creek Trail.
Nov 22, 2017 near Cary, NC
Boardwalk facing Meredith College.
Sep 9, 2017 near West Ra…, NC
Choose a trail.
Sep 9, 2017 near West Ra…, NC
Leaving Meredith College
Sep 9, 2017 near West Ra…, NC
Bridge over I-440
Oct 8, 2017 near West Ra…, NC
Entrance to a singletrack trail.
Oct 8, 2017 near West Ra…, NC

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