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Scheeff East Point Preserve

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Great hiking trail along the waterfront!

We were exploring the island via golf cart and wanted to walk all the hiking paths in the parks so... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Saint Louis, Missouri
Great place to get away

If you just want to get away and do some quiet reflection and/or soul searching, this is a good... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

We were exploring the island via golf cart and wanted to walk all the hiking paths in the parks so while on the north end we headed over to Scheeff East Point Preserve where the road ends at the water. Before you start this path...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

If you just want to get away and do some quiet reflection and/or soul searching, this is a good place for that. Taking a walk from the entrance into the preserve is like turning your back on your stress and entering into a world of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We kind of stumbled upon this part of the island and took a walk. Really beautiful. If you don't visit this you are missing one of the best parts of the island!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank lindas286
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I am happy that residents of South Bass Island are actively trying to preserve the natural ecology of the island. With the tourist industry development, habitats for the native flora and fauna is at a premium. The path is clearly identifiable to follow but there...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank 795darrelll
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This was a very pleasant setting and a great place to enjoy the local nature. However, if you are squeamish about snakes, there were several water snakes along the shore line and near the walking path.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Laurieli
Reviewed 19 July 2016

The nature trail is not so interesting. the views are ok. its a nice way to get away from the noise of the village.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

My husband enjoyed this more than I did, but I'm not much for walking through weeds and bugs. We saw birds, bugs and a rabbit. I didn't mind walking near the lake, we collected some tiny shells, but this isn't my idea of fun but...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank kathiem484
Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

We stumbled upon this park while heading out to the look out point. Nice walk with lots of spots to look For shells or relax and listen to the waves crashing on the shore. We made the whole loop. Looks like a new park. for...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Thedevelopingimage
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Could be so much more, maybe they're attempting to keep it as natural as possible... this is a narrow mulch trail through a field and alongside a beach. Unfortunately you can't see the beach or water due to the vegetation. A few memorial markers are...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank KibbleGR
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Quiet park at the east end of the island. Followed the trail for about 5 minutes, but nothing you wouldn't see in any wooded area. Beware of the poison ivy and poison sumac/oak. Spent some time at the beach next to the park, which was...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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