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Spillway Hiking Trail

Intermediate

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0.8 mile 1.3 kilometer point to point
95% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 129' 39 m
Descent: -33' -10 m
High: 846' 258 m
Low: 742' 226 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 16% (9°)

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Direct access trail to the CSP Spillway Overlook.

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Features Lake · Views · Waterfall

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Park near the restrooms or official trailhead instead of the trail access directly off the road. Wear waterproof shoes or boots because you'll have to cross running water. Many people brought their dogs, but I personally wouldn't without doggie shoes because of the rocky terrain. Overall a very good run!

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Iconic CCC bridge featured in park souvenirs such as path tags and shirts.
Oct 27, 2018 near Glen Rose, TX
Beginning of the spillway trail -- get a good running start!
Oct 27, 2018 near Glen Rose, TX
Tiered CCC spillway is astounding after recent rain.
Oct 27, 2018 near Glen Rose, TX
Overlooking the lake
Apr 4, 2018 near Glen Rose, TX

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