Hike the Ashland Reservoir Trail

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Enjoy the beautiful sights of the Ashland Reservoir on this easy hike. 

Park in the lot on State Park Road (see map) to access the trail. It's a popular trail that is dog-friendly. Pay attention to the trail as at parts it is not well marked. 

Photos: C.C. Chapman

Pack List

  • Good shoes
  • Water
  • Camera
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Activities:

Canoeing, Fishing, Hiking

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:

Loop

Distance:

3.2 Miles

Elev. Gain:

68 Feet

Features:

Dog Friendly
Forest
Lake
River
Scenic
Wildlife

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