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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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  • Dry
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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 Sep 3, 2018
      Local Trail Association
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      NMBA
      (nittanymba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #431
      State Ranking
      #5
      Trails
      45
      Total Distance
      86 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      45 miles
      Total Descent
      15,152 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,416 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,426 ft
      Reports
      895
      Photos
      122
      Ridden Counter
      1,361

      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 | 244 | Mar 18, 2018
      Turkey day 2016
      0:24 | 86 | Nov 28, 2016
      Trail Etiquette With Chaz
      3:40 | 13993 | Oct 11, 2016
      Wilderness 101
      4:31 | 283 | Apr 8, 2014
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      Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike Routes

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      Ridge Loop
      11 miles
      2 Gaps 2 Ridges
      34 miles
      Grvl - Whipple 'n back 23
      23 miles
      Beer Tap - Ridge Loop
      11 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1026584cjd160reportTussey Mountain Traillocation?
      Aug 11, 2018 @ 4:36pm
      Aug 11, 2018
      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
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1026584cjd160addridelogSep 16, 2018 ride log
      Sep 16, 2018 @ 4:22pm
      2 days
      user #929171Tress15addridelogSep 14, 2018 ride log
      Sep 14, 2018 @ 4:51pm
      Sep 14, 2018
      user #1612811Jtb226wishlistrouteBeer Tap - Ridge Loop
      Sep 13, 2018 @ 6:26am
      Sep 13, 2018
      user #1595725j4yd1llaaddridelogSep 11, 2018 ride log
      Sep 11, 2018 @ 12:08pm
      Sep 11, 2018
      user #1160725jeffreycornwalladdridelogSep 8, 2018 ride log
      Sep 8, 2018 @ 8:19am
      Sep 8, 2018
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      Nearby Riding Areas

      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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