National Wildlife Refuge System

2301 Wintel Rd
Jefferson, OR, 97352
Phone: 503-588-2701
E-mail: willamettevalley@fws.gov

ANKENY OVERLOOK TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.06 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Cross Slope: 0.3
    • Cross slope is the grade that is perpendicular to the direction of the trail. Cross slope information is most useful to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are very difficult to drive or maneuver on steep cross slopes. A cross slope of less than 3% provides maximum accessibility.
  • Surface: Gravel

Special Features

  • Great view of entire refuge
  • Open year round w/restrooms




DIKE TRAILS

Trail Information

  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more

Special Features

  • Open Apr 1 - Sept 30
  • Seasonally accessible dikes weave around ponds & marshes




PINTAIL/EGRET MARSH BOARDWALK

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.25 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Cross Slope: 0.3
    • Cross slope is the grade that is perpendicular to the direction of the trail. Cross slope information is most useful to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are very difficult to drive or maneuver on steep cross slopes. A cross slope of less than 3% provides maximum accessibility.
  • Surface: Boardwalk

Special Features

  • Red-legged frogs in Bashaw Creek
  • Observation blind overlooks marshes
  • Tundra swans, Canada geese, osprey



RAIL TRAIL LOOP

Trail Information

  • Length: 1.24 Miles
  • Grade: Gentle
    • GENTLE SLOPE: average slope 0% to 5%
    • MODERATE SLOPE: average slope 5% to 8%
    • STEEP SLOPE: slope of 8% or more
  • Cross Slope: 1.8
    • Cross slope is the grade that is perpendicular to the direction of the trail. Cross slope information is most useful to wheelchair users. Wheelchairs are very difficult to drive or maneuver on steep cross slopes. A cross slope of less than 3% provides maximum accessibility.
  • Surface: Gravel, boardwalk

Special Features

  • Benches along boardwalk
  • Viewing blind near Wood Duck Pond
  • Dunlin Pond Loop connects to Rail Trail Boardwalk
  • Killdeer Marsh and Prairie Extensions
  • Best Apr 1 - Sept 30

Last updated: October 28, 2010