Added by The Outbound Collective
This trail is a wildlife hotspot! Enjoy the peaceful river and the animal sightings.
Park in the lot off of Vollmerhausen Road to access the trail. It's open year round, and dogs are allowed on leash.
Photos: Chuck Kramer
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