This trail is accessible from Mike's Trail
at the western end, Tom's Baby
trail near the middle, or the Upper Flume Trail
at the eastern end.
From west to east, climb Mike's Trail
from the Lower Flume Trail
to the junction with the Middle Flume. Go left (north) on an historic flume. At about 0.2 miles, cross Highlands Drive and head down a shared asphalt drive. Look for the trail on the right. The trail continues north on the flume through a rocky, technical section and over a wooden boardwalk. At mile 0.6 cross Spaulding Terrace, after about 200 feet cross Highlands Drive again.
The trail continues for 1/2 mile on the flume before beginning to climb. At mile 1.3 cross Preston Way
and continue climbing. Trail will level off briefly and pass Tom's Baby
Trail at mile 1.5. Continue climbing to intersection with the Upper Flume Trail
and the end of the Middle Flume Trail