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      Flag Rock Recreation Area is located three miles above downtown Norton on the lower slopes of High Knob. The thousand-acre park includes 25 developed acres and a variety of outdoor adventures. The parks main feature is the Flag Rock overlook which offers a spectacular view of Flag Rock and the city below. Be sure to stop and have your picture taken with the Woodbooger on your way to the overlook. The park also has several picnic shelters and 18 camping areas. The trails are known for their short fast sections, tight turns, and traversing steeps grades as you make your way around the many scenic areas of the park. Nearby you will find the High Knob Observation Tower which showcases an amazing view of 5 states
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Open on Apr 14, 2018
      Local Trail Association
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #4,882
      State Ranking
      #42
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails E-Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent
      4,245 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,500 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,891 ft
      Reports
      19
      Photos
      3
      Ridden Counter
      45

      Photos of Flag Rock Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      trail: Salamander
      12 |
      May 30, 2018 @ 12:30pm
      May 30, 2018
      Salamander, Norton
      report
      8 |
      Oct 14, 2017 @ 7:47am
      Oct 14, 2017
      Lake Lake Show, My City
      report
      6 |
      Oct 14, 2017 @ 7:47am
      Oct 14, 2017
      Lake Lake Show, My City
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      Videos of Flag Rock Recreation Area Mountain Bike

      Hickory Oak Loop, DuPont State Forest
      trail: Oak
      0:11 | 32 | Jan 16, 2016
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      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      High Knob 31.9 km
      Bark Camp Recreation Area 16.2 km
      Bays Mountain 3 8 528 km
      Warriors Path State Park 1 6 530.3 km

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