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1.3 mile 2.1 kilometer point to point
100% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 15' 5 m
Descent: -10' -3 m
High: 584' 178 m
Low: 576' 176 m

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Max Grade: 2% (1°)

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Trail shared by Vince Z

Run back through time in the only old growth forest left on the Detroit River and see what Cadillac saw 300 years ago!

Vince Z

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

The Humbug Marsh is current open only during special events or permitted activity. Trail will be fully open to the public around spring/summer 2019 coinciding with the grand opening of the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge Gateway & Visitor Center, located on the northern adjacent property.

Need to Know

There is currently no parking when the trails are closed. During special events, close-by remote parking is available with shuttle to transport people back and forth. Please check the Refuge website for updates on trail openings.

Flora & Fauna

-Oak, shagbark hickory, ash, elm trees.
-Bee balm, mountain mint, ironweed, goldenrod, milkweed, bulrushes, grasses, cattail, phragmites, sedges
-Deer, beavers, pollinators, muskrats, bald eagles, migratory birds, hawks

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The 410-acre Humbug Marsh Unit contains the last mile of nature shoreline along the U.S. Mainland portion of the Detroit River
Jan 29, 2019 near Gibraltar, MI

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