Cliff Cave County Park

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Amy Armon

Destination Distance From Downtown

12.5 miles


2 of 5 diamonds


Time To Complete

1/2 hour to 1.5 hours


15 minutes from downtown, this small park has 5 miles of intricately woven trails woven together in a pocket of land between major roads and subdivisions. The park sits on top of a cave (its namesake) that is accessible with a permit. Sink holes, ponds, and vistas, are visible on trails throughout the park. Terrain is generally easy, on smooth, packed earth. It is also popular with mountain bikers. Due to the extensive interlacing of trails, they are often unmarked, but it is hard to get lost due to the small size of the park. For more information:

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Cliff Cave County Park

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