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User: andrewsageek - 7/7/2013

Location: McKinney Roughs

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Miles Hiked: 5.50 Miles  Elapsed Time: 2 hours, 30 minutes

Comments: If you can stand the heat, it's still a great hike. I've previously done the northern trails so my party and I decided to do the lower section. As others have mentioned, the Visitor's Center and main gate are closed on Sundays, so you have to enter through the 71 Trailhead. We started on Whitetail and double-backed on Pine Ridge at the pond spur. This area of Pine Ridge is very exposed, so bring plenty of water. Continuing, we went Cypress to Riverside and back to Whitetail.

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