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  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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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      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      NMBA
      (nittanymba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #339
      State Ranking
      #4
      Trails
      37
      Total Distance
      107 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      52 miles
      Total Descent
      16,993 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,416 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,437 ft
      Reports
      791
      Photos
      72
      Ridden Counter
      983

      Photos of Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike

      report
      2 |
      Jan 20, 2018 @ 8:07am
      Jan 20, 2018
      Bald Knob Ridge - West
      report
      4 |
      Dec 30, 2017 @ 5:53pm
      Dec 30, 2017
      Lonberger Path, State College
      report
      5 |
      Dec 30, 2017 @ 5:53pm
      Dec 30, 2017
      Lonberger Path, State College
      report
      trail: Beer Tap Loop
      5 |
      Dec 30, 2017 @ 5:50pm
      Dec 30, 2017
      Beer Tap Loop, State College
      more photos »

      Videos of Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike

      Turkey day 2016
      0:24 | 47 | Nov 28, 2016
      Trail Etiquette With Chaz
      3:40 | 13827 | Oct 11, 2016
      Wilderness 101
      4:31 | 267 | Apr 8, 2014
      Kettle Trail
      3:20 | 180 | Nov 16, 2012
      more videos »

      Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike Routes

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      Rothrock TrailMix - IMBA Epic race
      35 miles
      Penn Roosevelt 21
      21 miles
      Penn Roosevelt 32
      32 miles
      NMBA Beginner Coopers 01
      11 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      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
      user #1026584cjd160reportLonberger PathTree removed
      Jun 9, 2017 @ 12:33pm
      Jun 9, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #929171Tress15addridelogFeb 13, 2018 ride log
      Feb 13, 2018 @ 6:20pm
      Feb 13, 2018
      user #1478127Wwh5004wishlistrouteNMBA Coopers Gap 01 and 2 more
      Feb 12, 2018 @ 4:19am
      Feb 12, 2018
      user #1478127Wwh5004wishlistroutePenn Roosevelt 21 and 6 more
      Feb 11, 2018 @ 6:53pm
      Feb 11, 2018
      user #1026584cjd160addridelogFeb 3, 2018 ride log
      Feb 3, 2018 @ 12:34pm
      Feb 3, 2018
      user #813732ElliotRaddridelogJan 31, 2018 ride log
      Jan 31, 2018 @ 2:10pm
      Jan 31, 2018
      view more »

      Nearby Riding Areas

      namedistance
      Greenwood Furnace State Park 5 8 3 33.6 km
      Coopers Gap 3 8 12 14.2 km
      Colyer Lake 15.1 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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