Albion Hills Loop


Albion Loop trail - My markings in green
Albion Loop trail - My markings in green

Steps: About 11k
Distance: About 9.65 km
Difficulty: Medium (some hills)
Starting Location/Parking: Where Old Church/Duffy's Lane intersect - Follow Duffy's into parking area then walk into marker 7 (Note: As of Fall 2017 access to Old Church from HWY 50 is blocked due to bridge construction)
Trail Map PDF: Albion Hills Trail Map (.PDF)
Trail Directions: It is *highly recommended* to bring a printed map of Albion Hills trails. This is just one loop idea. It is easy to make a longer or shorter loop as there are tons of intersecting trails.
  1. Starting at marker #7 >
  2. Left toward #10 "More difficult > Follow Red/blue markers not yellow >
  3. #11 left following Blue/Red >
  4. Pass by Woo Wu sign > Shack is on your left, follow right >
  5. Red/Blue trails spilt - Follow Red to the left down the hill >
  6. Pass marker #14 across bridge and up the hill following Red markers along the stream >
  7. Cross road to the left and #27 >
  8. Up the to the right. Pass #29 >
  9. Away from the road (few markers here - some nature markers for woodpeckers/nuthatches > Cross plank/muddy section up the hill to #30 >
  10. Follow Yellow/Red Markers > At Red/Blue #32 Follow Blue to Left >
  11. At #34 follow Blue right >
  12. Red/Blue/Yellow Trails link together to #37 >
  13. Follow Red/Blue > Red/Yellow and Blue trails split - Follow Blue Right >
  14. Follow Blue trail left to #41 >
  15. Follow Red/Blue markers to road > Follow right #42 >
  16. Due to construction, follow orange pylons down road to #22 >
  17. Follow Red/Blue right up to #12
  18. Follow trail passing #9 > #8 >
  19. Back to start and #7

Trail Directions (Just numbers):
#7 > #10 > #11 > #14 > #27 > #29 > #30 > #32 > #34 > #37 > #41 > #42 > #22 > #12 > #9 > #8 > #7