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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      The primary gateway to Rothrock State Forest from State College
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Galbraith Gap Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Galbraith Gap parking lot off Bear Meadows Rd just past Tussey Mountain Ski area
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      Open on 2 days
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      local trail association
      NMBA
      (nittanymba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #390
      State Ranking
      #5
      Trails
      45
      Total Distance
      103 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      51 miles
      Total Descent
      16,296 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,416 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,426 ft
      Reports
      874
      Photos
      119
      Ridden Counter
      1,244

      Photos of Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike

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      Mar 24, 2018 @ 5:05pm
      Mar 24, 2018
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      Mar 24, 2018 @ 5:04pm
      Mar 24, 2018
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      Mar 24, 2018 @ 5:03pm
      Mar 24, 2018
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      Mar 24, 2018 @ 5:03pm
      Mar 24, 2018
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      Videos of Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike

      1st galbraith trip
      trail: Evolution
      11:03 | 239 | Mar 18, 2018
      Turkey day 2016
      0:24 | 70 | Nov 28, 2016
      Trail Etiquette With Chaz
      3:40 | 13976 | Oct 11, 2016
      Wilderness 101
      4:31 | 279 | Apr 8, 2014
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      Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Ridge Loop
      11 miles
      2 Gaps 2 Ridges
      34 miles
      Beer Tap - Ridge Loop
      11 miles
      Rothrock TrailMix (IMBA Epic)
      35 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1026584cjd160reportGettis Ridge Rduphill from gate, but not far!
      Apr 30, 2018 @ 3:54pm
      Apr 30, 2018
      user #979902SaclydesdalereportLonberger PathThanks to the NMBA members
      Oct 15, 2017 @ 5:32pm
      Oct 15, 2017
      user #1402621phrogfellatrailLower TrailDon't be deceived by the intermediate...
      Sep 21, 2017 @ 6:48pm
      Sep 21, 2017
      user #1362361DarthMyersreportJohn Wert PathAgreed
      Jul 10, 2017 @ 4:52am
      Jul 10, 2017
      user #1026584cjd160reportTussey Mountain Trailbrush cut / grass trimmed from Kettle to Filmore
      Jun 9, 2017 @ 12:33pm
      Jun 9, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1583898skysong4riddentrailLittle Flat Tower Rd
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 7:40pm
      5 hours
      user #1583889SerguzzleriddentrailLittle Flat Tower Rd
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 7:30pm
      5 hours
      user #929171Tress15addridelogJun 24, 2018 ride log
      Jul 15, 2018 @ 5:41am
      19 hours
      user #1488955SergCarmonaaddridelogJul 14, 2018 ride log
      Jul 14, 2018 @ 3:23pm
      1 days
      user #1417608Bdav29addridelogJul 4, 2018 ride log
      Jul 14, 2018 @ 12:50pm
      1 days
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      namedistance
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      Coopers Gap 3 8 12 14.2 km
      Colyer Lake 25.1 km
      Musser Gap 2 2 25.8 km
      Seven Mountains 3 3 18.7 km

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      • http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/forestry/stateforests/rothrock/index.htm
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