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South Fort Casey Rd Trail

Easy

Trail

1.4 mile 2.3 kilometer loop
95% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 130' 40 m
Descent: -129' -39 m
High: 100' 31 m
Low: 39' 12 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 11% (6°)

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Trail shared by Isaac Bozeman

A trail around Fort Casey.

Isaac Bozeman

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Spring · Views · Wildlife

Closes at dusk, must have a Discovery Pass.

Runner Notes

Not great for trail runners.

Description

Starting at the parking lot, follow the grass path through the field and up to the Lighthouse. The trail will come up to Admiralty Head Lighthouse, and then it will keep going on to Battery Van Horne. It will loop back around next to the lighthouse and Battery Turman. Follow the trail until you get to the round-a-bout.

Take the trail on your right. You'll follow this up and around the bluff on the outside of the batteries. You'll come to a Y intersection, take a left. Follow this trail down to the road (which is a trail). Take a right, now as soon as you see stairs going up the hill to your left, take them. Follow the trail past the observatories, across the field, and back to the parking lot.

Flora & Fauna

Grass and pines.

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Photos

Moonrise from Fort Casey State Park.
Nov 2, 2016 near Coupeville, WA
Admiralty Head Lighthouse
Jan 12, 2018 near Coupeville, WA
Deer and ferry.
Mar 16, 2018 near Coupeville, WA
Whidbey Lighthouse.
Jan 23, 2018 near Coupeville, WA
Fort Casey.
Jan 23, 2018 near Coupeville, WA
Admiralty Head Lighthouse on Whidbey Island.
Mar 16, 2018 near Coupeville, WA

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