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Rail Road Trail

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1.0 mile 1.6 kilometer point to point
98% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 33' 10 m
Descent: -51' -16 m
High: 541' 165 m
Low: 492' 150 m

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Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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A trail along the top of Amon Basin. It has a good view of the entire preserve and follows an old railroad bed.

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This is a mostly flat trail on a gravel path. The trail sits on an old railway bed that has been converted to a path ideal for running. The trail starts/ends at the two access points of the Amon Basin Preserve and offers great views of the preserve along its length. Popular with the locals, this trail weaves through the upland shrub steppe and desert scenery.

Flora & Fauna

Wyoming Big Sage, Gray Rabbitbrush, Green Rabbitbrush.

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in Amon Creek

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in Washington

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