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Three Caves Trail

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Trail

0.3 mile 0.4 kilometer loop
81% Runnable
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Elevation

Ascent: 52' 16 m
Descent: -72' -22 m
High: 812' 247 m
Low: 740' 226 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (5°)
Max Grade: 13% (8°)

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Trail shared by Kristen Arendt

This short trail circles one of the highlights of Monte Sano Nature Preserve.

Kristen Arendt

Features Historical Significance

Description

Three Caves is the site of a large limestone quarry that is no longer in use. The quarry is now used as a venue for events such as a summer concert series and Moon Over Three Caves Dance (held each fall).

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Land Manager: Land Trust of North AL

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Three Caves, formerly known as Hermitage Quarry.
Feb 4, 2016 near Huntsville, AL

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