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Creek Confluence Loop

Easy

Trail

0.6 mile 0.9 kilometer out and back
Singletrack
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 17' 5 m
Descent: -17' -5 m
High: 787' 240 m
Low: 780' 238 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 2% (1°)

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Trail shared by Backyard Trails LLC

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Flowy little loop through a section of woods in Boyson Park.

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Family Friendly Less difficult mountain biking loop with easy access and other park amenities.

Marion Parks are open dawn to dusk. This park occasionally floods during heavy rains / snowmelt.

Need to Know

This riding area is smack in the middle of a metro area.. it is easy to connect to other parks and area amenities via the Boyson Trail.

Description

The Creek Confluence Loop / connector is contained mostly in a riparian woodland with ~500 feet of open grassy area. The entirety of this trail is located at floodplain elevations, slightly north of Dry Creek just prior to its joining with Indian Creek. The Creek Confluence Loop immerses singletrack trail users in a rarely used portion of the park, providing connection to Donnelly Park.

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Target audience #mtbkids enjoying their first singletrack experience on the Creek Confluence (the dog is veteran)
Sep 21, 2019 near Marion, IA
Target audience #mtbkid enjoying local dirt singletrack on the Creek Confluence trail.
Sep 21, 2019 near Marion, IA
Wayfinding signpost for the Creek Confluence singletrack.
Apr 25, 2019 near Marion, IA

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