National Wildlife Refuge System

MISSISSIPPI SANDHILL CRANE
NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE

7200 Crane Lane
Gautier, MS, 39553
Phone: 228-497-6322
E-mail: MississippiSandhillCrane@fws.gov

FOUNTAIN BLUE

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.76 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: 3.4
    • 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: Native

Special Features

  • Take a walk on the wild side

VISITOR CENTER TRAIL

Trail Information

  • Length: 0.68 Miles
  • Grade: Steep
    • 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: Mowed

Special Features

  • Wildlife photography
  • That honk you hear is natural

Mississippi Sandhill Crane
National Wildlife Refuge

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Last updated: October 28, 2010