Batteries Loop Trail

Battery Alexander near Battery Mendell

This trail involves walking along a dirt trail through several Civil War-era military batteries near a cliff edge. It also includes several areas where terrain varies and involves stairs.

Surface Type

Surface Category

Difficulty

Length

0.97 miles round-trip

Elevation Gain

95.00 feet

Elevation Loss

-108.00 feet

Typical Tread Width

77 Inches

Minimum Tread Width

63 Inches

Typical Cross-Slope

3%

Maximum Cross-Slope

8%

Typical Grade

1%

Maximum Grade

12%