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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      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
      Links
      Region Details
      • 9
      • 1
      • 6
      • 15
      • 13
      • 6


      Caution on Aug 5, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      NMBA
      (nittanymba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #581
      State Ranking
      #7
      Trails (view details)
      50
      Trails Mountain Bike
      50
      Trails Hike
      50
      Trails Trail Running
      50
      Total Distance
      88 miles
      Total Descent
      15,097 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,428 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,416 ft
      Reports
      1,086
      Photos
      199
      Ridden Counter
      2,329

      Photos of Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike

      3 |
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 2:36pm
      Aug 4, 2019
      4 |
      Jun 12, 2019 @ 7:21am
      Jun 12, 2019
      3 |
      Jun 12, 2019 @ 7:21am
      Jun 12, 2019
      22 |
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 5:34pm
      Apr 21, 2019

      Videos of Galbraith Gap Mountain Bike

      Tussey Extension-Leniency-Bailout
      4:56 | 23 | Jul 10, 2019
      Slow on Old Laurel
      7:09 | 59 | Feb 5, 2019
      Shingletown Gap DH
      3:14 | 40 | Jan 6, 2019
      1st galbraith trip
      trail: Evolution
      11:03 | 267 | Mar 18, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Blue - White Trail
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 5:06pm
      Jul 29, 2019
      VariableihertzlerLots of big trees down

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Maguire Trail
      Aug 5, 2019 @ 12:35am
      Aug 5, 2019
      Dryzylogue Tree down
      Little Flat Tower Rd
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 2:40pm
      Aug 4, 2019
      DryJtb226
      Lower Trail
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 2:38pm
      Aug 4, 2019
      DryJtb226 All good from Maguire up to Laurel Run Rd.
      Shingletown Gap Trail
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 2:35pm
      Aug 4, 2019
      DryJtb226Mostly clear. Couple small trees down and...
      Kettle Trail
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 12:43pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      VariableBlackKogaHorse Large tree down across trail, blocking trail
      Tussey Mountain Trail
      Aug 2, 2019 @ 10:57am
      Aug 2, 2019
      DryJtb226
      New Laurel Run Trail
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 3:14am
      Jul 20, 2019
      DrySaclydesdale NMBA
      Croyle Run Trail
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 3:14am
      Jul 20, 2019
      DrySaclydesdale NMBA
      Bear Meadows Rd
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 3:14am
      Jul 20, 2019
      DrySaclydesdale NMBA
      Lonberger Path
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 3:14am
      Jul 20, 2019
      DrySaclydesdale NMBA

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #934802zylogueaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 2:33pm
      14 hours
      user #1546536JrknoebeladdridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 2:16pm
      15 hours
      user #1807898jamesrupaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 11:50am
      17 hours
      user #1488955SergCarmonaaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 17, 2019 @ 11:19am
      18 hours
      user #1893697MasWorakaddridelogAug 15, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 9:25pm
      1 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1642454ginamthompsontrailDetweiler Run TrailLong steady climb up is worth it for an...
      Aug 7, 2019 @ 3:07pm
      Aug 7, 2019
      user #1612811Jtb226reportShingletown Gap TrailA little overgrown in spots too.
      Aug 4, 2019 @ 2:41pm
      Aug 4, 2019
      user #1289141ihertzlertrailCharcoal FlatsDo you like going 1.3mph over rock gardens and...
      Jul 29, 2019 @ 5:04pm
      Jul 29, 2019
      user #1612811Jtb226trailLeniency TrailThis side seems a little more techie than the...
      Jul 19, 2019 @ 5:13am
      Jul 19, 2019
      user #979902SaclydesdalereportLonberger PathRemoved
      Jul 7, 2019 @ 4:58am
      Jul 7, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Greenwood Furnace State Park 3 9 4 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 5 18.7 km

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