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Coursen Trail

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

1.3 mile 2.0 kilometer point to point
97% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 102' 31 m
Descent: -112' -34 m
High: 1,068' 326 m
Low: 976' 297 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 3% (2°)
Max Grade: 9% (5°)

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Trail shared by Lou Poulas

A quick and painless jaunt through a beaver swamp and some hemlock groves.

Lou Poulas

Features Birding · Fall Colors

Access via Sunrise Mountain Road is closed in winters.

Description

Primarily used in conjunction with other trails to make a longer run, Coursen Trail connects Sunrise Mountain Road to Tower Trail and Stony Lake Trail near the Stony Lake section of Stokes State Forest.

Flora & Fauna

Popular with bird enthusiasts, this trail features the Acadian Flycatcher, Hooded Warbler, Blue Headed Vireo and the occasional Black Throated Warbler.

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