Shades Creek Greenway Lakeshore Trail

Homewood, Alabama 35209

Elevation Gain250ft
Trailhead Elevation633ft
Elevation Min/Max616/648ft
Elevation Start/End633/633ft

Shades Creek Greenway Lakeshore Trail

Shades Creek Greenway (Lakeshore Trail) is a hiking and biking trail in Homewood, Alabama. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 633 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 250 feet. Along the trail there is a parking.

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"This hike combines the virtues of two venues: Shades Creek Greenway and Homewood Forest Preserve. The greenway is a paved trail along Lakeshore Drive that makes a great place to walk, run, or ride a bike, without interaction with automobiles. It features Shades Creek and some nice floodplain forest. Homewood Forest Preserve offers a moderately vigorous mountain climb into an intact forest, a close encounter with a pocket of wilderness in the midst of urban development."

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