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Scott Lake Loop Trail

Easy/Intermediate
 3.7 (3)

A varied trail with wildlife that parallels the paved road around the lake.


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Map Key

7.2

Miles

11.6

KM

Singletrack

2,902' 884 m

High

2,805' 855 m

Low

258' 79 m

Up

262' 80 m

Down

1%

Avg Grade (1°)

9%

Max Grade (5°)

Dogs Leashed

E-Bikes Unknown

Open year-round.

Description

Thje trail starts just inside the Lake Scott State Park entrance at Barrel Springs. The initial trail is shaded singletrack that turns into doubletrack. Expect to see deer and turkey depending on the time of day. The trail parallels the paved road that goes around lake with many different lake and rock formation views. The trail is available for horseback riding, mountain biking, and walking/running.

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Shared By:

Tom Robson

Trail Ratings

  3.7 from 3 votes

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  3.7 from 3 votes
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Trail Rankings

#149

in Kansas

#16,958

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Photos

Dam area, fun to ride around on.
Jan 14, 2018 near Scott City, KS
Hike a bike up the hill to see this obelisk
Nov 10, 2020 near Scott City, KS
Looking northeast at the main trail from the top of the hut.
Nov 10, 2020 near Scott City, KS
The hut
Nov 10, 2020 near Scott City, KS
Notheast side of lake.
Jan 14, 2018 near Scott City, KS
West side of loop.
Jan 14, 2018 near Scott City, KS

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Apr 3, 2021
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Nov 7, 2020
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May 16, 2020
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Jan 14, 2018
Lars Smith
Rode 3 laps, fun trail, seems to have more flow in the clockwise direction but saw riders riding in the counterclockwise direction also. 21mi — 2h 00m
Sep 18, 2017
Jane Roxx
Lots of grass 6.7mi
Mar 16, 2017
Luke Knoll
Jan 22, 2017
Luke Knoll
Oct 6, 2016
Cy Kentner
Tough uphill sections, sometimes you might have to walk up hills. In most portions there are 1/2 a foot wide and deep. But all in all a hard/fun ride 19.8mi