Great for taking your dog off-leash.

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Taking a break at one of the many creek crossings.
User: maddix - 6/1/2013

Location: Turkey Creek Trail

Rating: 3point5stars
Difficulty: 1star  Solitude: 1point5stars
Miles Hiked: 3.00 Miles  Elapsed Time: 1 hour

Comments: Took our new pooch Max and one veteran Jerry to Turkey Creek Trail, our first visit. Along with the two dogs were my two children and one of their friends, my wife and I. It's not a long or challenging trail, but frankly a very nice one that s close by us. Max finally learned not to be scared of the water and now loves getting in creeks. We rounded out our day with some swimming at Emma Long Metropolitan Park ($10 per vehicle) then some grub at Ski Shores - all very dog-friendly places.

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Area around Turkey Creek Trail
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