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Paint Creek Trail, Rochester

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Paint Creek Trail is an 8.9-mile (14.3 km) rail trail linear park in northeast Oakland County, Michigan. The course of the park generally follows Paint Creek, a stream that flows southeast towards the Clinton River.

The trail is composed of crushed limestone and has a slope of 2% going south to north, and has a width of 8 feet. The trail is administered and funded through an inter-government commission representing the townships that the trail services.
Paint Creek Trail was named a National Recreation Trail in 2006.
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  • We are fortunate to be walking distance to the trail- deer, birds, horses (as you go north) are plentiful. Sometimes, though, bikes outnumber people & it is a bit crowded. Don’t miss the mastedon by.....  more »
  • We love taking a leisurely bike ride or walk on this trail. It’s well groomed and fairly wide in most places. It gets busy between Paint Creek Cider Milland Rochester on the weekends. It’s perfect...  more »

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