3,337 ft
Distance
28 ft
Climb
-29 ft
Descent
00:04:18
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  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Snowshoe
  • Riding Area
    Birds Hill Provincial Park
    Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Paved Path
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Hiking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
  • Land Owner
    Manitoba Parks

What kind of plant is that? The plants of the bur oak community have adapted to survive this semi-arid environment. The trail has eight on-site interpretive signs that describe the forest you are entering, the plant community, and birds and animals that call this place home in summer and winter. A perfect trail to try those new Christmas snowshoes. In summer, some of the aromas that will fill the air are juniper, chokecherry, nannyberry and prairie rose. By the late summer these blossoms will turn into juicy berries, but beware of poison ivy which also thrive here. The landscape of the trail is characterized as an oak savannah.

This trail is designed to accommodate all visitors, the trail is asphalt covered and adjacent picnic tables and washrooms provide barrier-free access. Return distance is 1 km. Allow 30 min.

More Stats for Bur Oak Self-guiding Trail hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -3 ft
  • Altitude min
    846 ft
  • Altitude max
    864 ft
  • Altitude start
    849 ft
  • Altitude end
    846 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -6.5%
  • Grade min
    6.7%
  • Distance climb
    1,115 ft
  • Distance down
    991 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,204 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:49
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      Bur Oak... Trail Reports

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      Jan 15, 2023 @ 9:09am
      Jan 15, 2023
      Well packed single track.
      Sep 15, 2021 @ 10:17am
      Sep 15, 2021
      Feb 6, 2020 @ 10:13am
      Feb 6, 2020
      reporter Groomed Jan 30
      Nov 19, 2019 @ 11:28am
      Nov 19, 2019
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