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Blackbird Marsh Trail

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This loop around Blackbird Marsh passes the observation tower.


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0.4

Miles

0.7

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Runnable

595' 181 m

High

589' 179 m

Low

8' 3 m

Up

9' 3 m

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Features Birding · Lake · Views

Accessible during Mohawk Park hours, 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. See oxleynaturecenter.org/ for complete information. Note: Tulsa Code of Ordinances, Title 26. Chapter 1. PARKS, § 111. Oxley Nature Center: All trails and footpaths are restricted for pedestrian and wheelchair traffic. No one shall launch or operate a boat of any kind in any body of water within the boundaries of the Oxley Nature Center. All horses are specifically prohibited from the trails of the Oxley Nature Center.

Description

This natural surface trail runs around the Blackburn Marsh. There is an observation tower on the north side which overlooks Lake Sherry. The boardwalk offers a unique access to the marsh.

Fishing in Blackbird Marsh is not permitted.

Flora & Fauna

Waterfowl, turtles.

Contacts

Shared By:

Bryan Dotson

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  4.0 from 1 vote

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in Tulsa

#17966

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#100

in Oklahoma

#17,966

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The view of Lake Sherry from the observation tower on Blackbird Marsh Trail.
Sep 13, 2020 near Owasso, OK
View of the Blackbird Marsh Boardwalk from the observation tower.
Sep 13, 2020 near Owasso, OK
Bridge on the Blue Heron Trail.
Sep 13, 2020 near Owasso, OK

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