The Granville Athletic Park TRACK Trail follows an easy 1.3 mile loop around the park. Along the way, you will traverse forest and wetlands. Keep your eyes open for birds and other animals that their home in these habitats.
The trail follows the woodline around athletic fields and other recreational resources. In the southeast corner of the park, hikers will be able to explore the Jonesland Environmental Preserve, a beautiful wetland ecosystem.
The TRACK Trail brochures will help you explore this environment and learn about the things you may find on your hike.
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Recreational Features: Picnic Tables, Birding, Playground
ADA Compliant: Yes
Adventures for Granville Athletic Park
Need For TreesDifficulty:
By following the picture and textual clues found in "The Need for Trees" brochure, you will discover six of the more common trees found at Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial. During your adventure, you will learn about the need we, and other animals, have for trees and about the roles they play in the forest.
The Animal Athletes adventure challenges kids to exercise with the animals. This brochure gives kids eight different animal exercises they can do along the trail. From hummingbird hand-swings to frog hops, kids are sure to have fun getting in shape with the animals during their outdoor adventures.
In the Nature's Relationships brochure you will discover how everything in nature is connected... even us. As you walk along the trail, the brochure will tell you a story about a few of the relationships that can be found. Many more relationships exist, so keep your eyes and heart open and you will discover many of nature's relationships - even yours.
Nature's Hide & SeekDifficulty:
The Nature's Hide & Seek brochure is designed so that kids of all ages can walk along the trail and discover common things that are often overlooked in nature. Some of them are hard to find, others are easy. Best of all, the adventure never ends because every time you walk the trail you will discover new things hiding in nature.
4615 Belltown Rd. Oxford
Oxford, NC 27565