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Troost Meadow Trail

Easy/Intermediate

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

Elevation

Ascent: 37' 11 m
Descent: -25' -8 m
High: 800' 244 m
Low: 778' 237 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 2% (1°)
Max Grade: 5% (3°)

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Troost Meadow Trail runs from the Elk's Nature Center to Troost Meadow, which features wildflowers and a gazebo.

Sarah Houle

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Wildflowers · Wildlife

Description

Troost Meadow Trail skirts along a hillside that overlooks open meadow and wetlands in Rasmussen Woods. There is a small gazebo here to picnic or relax in and take in the scenery.

Flora & Fauna

Lots of birds can be seen and heard in this park including hawks, owls, woodpeckers and songbirds. There are also whitetail deer, and there has even been a sighting of black bear.

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Land Manager: City of Mankato

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