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Trail Offers New View Of Whitefish Lake

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WHITEFISH -

If you are looking for an adventure this weekend, think about checking out the four and a half miles of new trail opening in Whitefish on Saturday, September 14.

The ribbon cutting at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday will also mark the first time the Whitefish Trail System will overlook Whitefish Lake.

Following the ceremony, the trail's designers will offer a guided hike of the finished product-- meant for bicyclists as well as hikers.

Volunteer crews were out the day before the opening making final preparations after years of work.

"Eventually we would like to go around the entire lake, but we're creating a system of stacked loops so people can come out here to woods lake and enjoy a day fishing, hiking, using the lake, and spending the day out here, but it also connects with the large loop as well," explained Carla Belski, the outreach coordinator with Whitefish Legacy Partners.

This latest addition to the Whitefish Trail System brings the total miles of pathway to twenty-six and a half.

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