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Fred's Facts

Parks and greenways can mitigate air pollution and increased temperatures. Mature tree canopies can reduce air temperature five to ten degrees, helping to counteract the urban heat effect.

Projects

Iroquois Park Switchback Trail – CLOSED

August 18, 2016

Explore Iroquois Park!

The Switchback Trail is permanently closed due to severe erosion.  Please protect and respect your Park by not attempting to use the Switchback Trail.  THANK YOU!!!

Recommended alternate walking routes to the summit include:

  • Sullivan Grove Trail (OPEN)
  • Olmsted Woodland Trail (OPEN)
  • Corbly Path (Currently CLOSED for rehabilitation but will re-open fall of 2016.)

North Overlook Project Sign

The Corbly Path Rehabilitation Project will stabilize and widen the walking surface, improve drainage, and reduce erosion along the steepest sections of the path.

More information available at bestparksever.com

These trails are not ADA accessible.