Red Back Loop Trail

Sterling Forest State Park

Stream crossing on the Red Back Trail in Sterling Forest State Park. Photo by Daniel Chazin. Stream crossing on the Red Back Trail in Sterling Forest State Park. Photo by Daniel Chazin. Wetland along the Red Back Trail in Sterling Forest State Park. Photo by Daniel Chazin. Wetland along the Red Back Trail in Sterling Forest State Park. Photo by Daniel Chazin. The Red Back Trail in Sterling Forest State Park. Photo by Erik Mickelson. The Red Back Trail in Sterling Forest State Park. Photo by Erik Mickelson.

This hike loops around the southeastern corner of the park, following woods roads for most of the way and passing the historic Red Back Mine.

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This hike, for the most part, follows woods roads in a loop around the southeastern section of Sterling Forest State Park, with considerable ups and downs. It traverses a remote and little-used section of the park, and portions of the trail may be very wet, especially after heavy rains. Along the way, the trail passes remnants of the historic Red Back Mine and runs along the interesting...

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