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West Ellerbee Creek Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

0.6 mile 1.0 kilometer point to point
100% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 9' 3 m
Descent: -14' -4 m
High: 356' 109 m
Low: 343' 105 m

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Max Grade: 3% (2°)

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Trail shared by Kevin Rumsey

The western continuation of the Ellerbe Creek Trail.

Kevin Rumsey

Features Birding · Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Daylight hours only

Runner Notes

Heavy traffic, with proper trail etiquette.

Description

This is a beautiful connection trail that passes through the 17 Acre Wood Preserve. It is a picturesque trail that provides great views and opportunities to explore Ellerbe Creek.

It opened in the spring of 2018 to connect Hillandale Golf Course to the Ellerbe Trail System.

Flora & Fauna

Wonderful location for exploration of both flora and fauna.

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in 17 Acre Wood

#407

in North Carolina

#10,585

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Photos

Beginning of Wood Preserve
Jun 20, 2018 near Durham, NC
Indian Trail Park Trailhead and Kiosk
Jun 20, 2018 near Durham, NC
Ellerbee Creek
Jun 20, 2018 near Durham, NC
Crossing over Guess Road toward the rest of Ellerbee Creek Trail
Jun 20, 2018 near Durham, NC
Bridge at Westover Park
Jun 20, 2018 near Durham, NC
Looking toward the playground
Jun 20, 2018 near Durham, NC

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