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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Short Hills Provincial Park is classed as a natural environment park with a primary focus on the day user. Short Hills Provincial Park is 735 hectares in size and is located in the Regional Municipality of Niagara. The goal of the park according to the management plan produced in 1991 by the Ministry of Natural Resources is: ". . . to protect the park's significant natural features and provide opportunities for a variety of high quality, day-use recreational and interpretive experiences. These experiences will be trail - oriented and require only minimal support facilities." To learn more about the significant features of Short Hills Provincial Park check out the links at the side. Remember while in the park many of the plant and animal species are protected and you should try to minimize your impact on their environment.

      Visitors are asked to obey all signs posted in and around the park, and are encouraged not to use the park during wet weather. This deteriorates trails and causes environmental damages such as erosion.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Short Hills
      Parking Lot A google parking directions
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #3,040
      State Ranking
      #79
      Trails
      5
      Total Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      4 miles
      Total Descent
      1,049 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      553 ft
      Total Vertical
      258 ft
      Reports
      10
      Photos
      24
      Ridden Counter
      86

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