Great nature area - a forest in the city!

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User: seanp - 6/16/2004

Location: Spring Creek Nature Area

Difficulty:  Solitude:
Miles Hiked: 1.70 Miles  Elapsed Time: N/A

Comments: What a great park. Located right off of a very busy section of US75, you can enter this nature area and forget you are in the city. Paved trails lead through tall trees and bridges arch over several streams. If you like geocaching, this is a good place for a few finds!

Area around Spring Creek Nature Area
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