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      The primary gateway to Rothrock State Forest from State College
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Rothrock State Forest
      Land Status: State Forest
      Bear Gap Rd Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Galbraith Gap parking lot off Bear Meadows Rd just past Tussey Mountain Ski area
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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 12
      • 1
      • 10
      • 14
      • 17
      • 11

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 26, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      89
      Trails Mountain Bike
      65
      Trails E-Bike
      10
      Trails Horse
      11
      Trails Hike
      97
      Trails Trail Running
      97
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      20
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      9
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      129 miles
      Total Descent
      22,492 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,464 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,412 ft
      Reports
      2,120
      Photos
      458
      Ridden Counter
      11,875

      Photos of Galbraith Gap (Rothrock State Forest) Mountain Bike

      6 |
      Mar 30, 2024 @ 9:03am
      Mar 30, 2024
      4 |
      Mar 30, 2024 @ 9:03am
      Mar 30, 2024
      10 |
      Mar 29, 2024 @ 7:21pm
      Mar 29, 2024
      11 |
      Mar 29, 2024 @ 7:21pm
      Mar 29, 2024
      8 |
      Mar 29, 2024 @ 7:21pm
      Mar 29, 2024
      10 |
      Mar 29, 2024 @ 7:21pm
      Mar 29, 2024
      278 |
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 5:34pm
      Apr 21, 2019
      946 |
      Apr 14, 2016 @ 8:35am
      Apr 14, 2016

      Videos of Galbraith Gap (Rothrock State Forest) Mountain Bike

      35 | May 28, 2022
      Green Shoot
      102 | Jan 6, 2021
      Shingletown Gap
      80 | Jan 6, 2021
      Sand spring (north side DH)
      58 | Jan 6, 2021
      Spruce Gap DH
      trail: Spruce Gap
      97 | Jan 5, 2021
      Turkey day 2016
      0:24 | 209 | Nov 28, 2016
      Trail Etiquette With Chaz
      3:40 | 16150 | Oct 11, 2016
      Wilderness 101
      4:31 | 359 | Apr 8, 2014

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      YTjeffsy83riddentrailactivity #52616602
      May 14, 2024 @ 7:24pm
      May 14, 2024
      dtdanielsriddentrailactivity #52367388
      May 10, 2024 @ 7:05am
      May 10, 2024
      mds549wishlisttrailactivity #52238935
      May 7, 2024 @ 4:24pm
      May 7, 2024
      monty3077wishlistrouteactivity #52187644
      May 6, 2024 @ 2:38pm
      May 6, 2024
      hobermallow164wishlistrouteactivity #51932846 and 1 more
      May 1, 2024 @ 6:57am
      May 1, 2024

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      dtdanielstrailThree Bridges TrailPretty fun for a connector trail! The rock...
      Feb 7, 2024 @ 4:32pm
      Feb 7, 2024
      dtdanielstrailOld Laurel Run TrailPretty manageable as far as double black...
      Feb 7, 2024 @ 4:31pm
      Feb 7, 2024
      dtdanielstrailBald Knob Ridge - EastGood descent from Bald Knob, it's definitely...
      Feb 7, 2024 @ 4:30pm
      Feb 7, 2024
      MooDocktrailCroyle Run TrailTrail used to be fast but a bunch of poorly...
      Oct 18, 2023 @ 9:26am
      Oct 18, 2023
      Keeghan12trailMaguire TrailSuper Fun Descent. Tight, twisty with tech dh...
      Oct 5, 2023 @ 7:00am
      Oct 5, 2023

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Greenwood Furnace State Park 3 9 3 13.6 km
      Coopers Gap (Rothrock State Forest) 4 13 14 34.2 km
      Harvest Fields Community Trails 12 6 54.7 km
      Colyer Lake 4 3 15.1 km
      Musser Gap (Rothrock State Forest) 6 11 7 35.8 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike65102 miles17,690 ft55 miles1,463 ft
      #690#3634542,032426,584
      E-Bike1012 miles1,043 ft4 miles951 ft
      #1,039#3271,6835249
      Horse1138 miles4,659 ft21 miles1,457 ft
      1977
      Hike95129 miles22,346 ft67 miles1,463 ft
      #480#30322,0382200
      Trail Running97129 miles22,346 ft67 miles1,463 ft
      #480#30012,0382377
      Snowmobile322 miles1,722 ft11 miles1,414 ft
      1
      Snowshoe2021 miles3,911 ft11 miles1,286 ft
      132
      Downhill Ski14,793 ft407 ft3,655 ft404 ft
      Backcountry Ski918 miles2,028 ft7 miles1,421 ft
      224
      Nordic Ski14,793 ft407 ft3,655 ft404 ft
      3
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