Type: Nature Trail
Length: 3.00 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Bicycling (off pavement)
Dogs - On leash
Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Snow - Cross-country Skiing
Snow - Snowshoeing
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No
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Location: At Lake Metigoshi SP, 13 mi. N of Bottineau.
States: North Dakota
Latitude: 48.983482 Longitude: -100.339838
The trailhead is located at the warming house facility. Old Oak Interpretive Trail brochures are available in the warming house and at the main office during business hours. Lake Metigoshe State Park
#2 Lake Metigoshe State Park, Bottineau, ND 58318-4648
Certified in 1976 as a National Recreation Trail the Old Oak became North Dakota's first nationally recognized trail and is located at Lake Metigoshe State Park. The 3-mile nature trail winds through the aspen, birch and oak forests of the Turtle Mountains along the Canada-US border. Interpretive markers are place along the trail with a corresponding brochure to identify natural wonders. The trail can be used for hiking, biking, snow shoeing and cross country skiing.
Width: 60 inches.
Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Average Grade: 0%
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1976
Supporting Webpages and DocumentsWebsite: North Dakota Parks and Rec
For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.
North Dakota Parks & Recreation
#2, Lake Metigoshe State Park
Bottineau , ND 58318 -4648
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