W.E. Burton Conservation Area Trail
Peaceful and serene, W. E. Burton Conservation Area has over 3 kilometers Dam and Reservoir. Hike through the park and stop for a quiet picnic in the pine forest or at the covered picnic shelter overlooking the Castor River. W.E. Burton is located in the village of Russell on Church Street, approximately 1000 feet east of the water tower, watch for our conservation area signs.
Facilities include a picnic shelter with numerous tables and benches throughout the park. It also includes a scenic viewing area overlooking the Russell Dam, situated on the Castor River. The park is located in the Village of Russell on the north side of Church Street, approximately 1000 feet east of the water tower.
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Hiking & Walking, Snowshoeing & Backcountry
Gravel, Soil - Compacted
Parking, Picnic Areas, Designated Rest Areas
Partial Wheelchair Access, Fishing, Dog Walking, Birding
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