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McKenzie Head Trail

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Enjoy a scenic climb to Battery 247.


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57%

Runnable

189' 58 m

High

27' 8 m

Low

162' 49 m

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13%

Avg Grade (7°)

21%

Max Grade (12°)

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Features Lake · Views · Wildflowers

This park closes at dusk, and you must have a Discovery Pass to enter.

Description

Run through history on this trail. As you run, keep a sharp eye out to your right, where there is an old powerhouse a little off the trail. Once to the top, make sure to explore all the rooms in Battery 247. Also, find a way on top and you can find a well concealed Fire Control Station.

Flora & Fauna

Ferns, pines, firs, ivy, and lots of tall grass grow in this area.

Contacts

Land Manager: Washington State Parks

Shared By:

Isaac Bozeman

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East entrance into Battery 247.
Nov 5, 2017 near Long Beach, WA
Old power house for Battery 247.
Nov 5, 2017 near Long Beach, WA
Looking out of the entrance of the Fire Control Station atop Battery 247.
Nov 5, 2017 near Long Beach, WA

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