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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
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • 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
      Rothrock State Forest encompasses several regions, Coopers Gap, Galbraith Gap, Greenwood Furnace, Musser Gap and Kepler Road
      Region Details
      • 33
      • 2
      • 17
      • 37
      • 29
      • 13


      Open on 15 hours
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      NMBA
      (nittanymba.org)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      131
      Trails Mountain Bike
      131
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      131
      Trails Trail Running
      131
      Total Distance
      251 miles
      Total Descent
      43,888 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,598 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,416 ft
      Reports
      1,259
      Photos
      218
      Ridden Counter
      450

      Photos of Rothrock State Forest Mountain Bike

      9 |
      Apr 23, 2019 @ 6:58pm
      Apr 23, 2019
      16 |
      Apr 23, 2019 @ 6:52pm
      Apr 23, 2019
      5 |
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 5:34pm
      Apr 21, 2019
      trail: Harry's Trail
      1 |
      Apr 3, 2019 @ 1:24pm
      Apr 3, 2019

      Videos of Rothrock State Forest Mountain Bike

      Slow on Old Laurel
      7:09 | 45 | Feb 5, 2019
      Shingletown Gap DH
      3:14 | 29 | Jan 6, 2019
      Rothrock - Sassafras
      3:34 | 52 | Jun 9, 2018
      1st galbraith trip
      trail: Evolution
      11:03 | 255 | Mar 18, 2018

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      New Otter Gap Trail
      Coopers Gap
      May 19, 2019 @ 6:54am
      May 19, 2019
      WetSaclydesdale NMBA
      Shingletown Gap Trail
      Galbraith Gap
      Apr 30, 2019 @ 2:21pm
      Apr 30, 2019
      WetSaclydesdale NMBA Soft in spots trees down

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Leniency Trail
      Galbraith Gap
      May 23, 2019 @ 4:49pm
      15 hours
      VariableJtb226 Wet in a couple spots but great overall....
      Bailout Trail
      Galbraith Gap
      May 23, 2019 @ 4:47pm
      15 hours
      VariableJtb226 Little bit wet in 1 or 2 spots but really...
      Lower Trail
      Galbraith Gap
      May 23, 2019 @ 2:20pm
      18 hours
      WetJtb226
      Wampler Rd
      Galbraith Gap
      May 22, 2019 @ 6:43am
      2 days
      VariablepschinderOpen puddles, patches of mud besides the...
      Bear Gap Rd.
      Musser Gap
      May 22, 2019 @ 6:43am
      2 days
      DrypschinderStill loose stuff from the spring graveling
      Tussey Mountain Trail
      Galbraith Gap
      May 21, 2019 @ 5:41am
      May 21, 2019
      DrySaclydesdale NMBA
      Peep Trail
      Coopers Gap
      May 19, 2019 @ 6:54am
      May 19, 2019
      WetSaclydesdale NMBA
      Chicken Peter
      Coopers Gap
      May 19, 2019 @ 6:54am
      May 19, 2019
      VariableSaclydesdale NMBA
      Shitaka - Chicken Peter Connector
      Coopers Gap
      May 19, 2019 @ 6:54am
      May 19, 2019
      VariableSaclydesdale NMBA
      Sand Hole Trail
      Coopers Gap
      May 19, 2019 @ 6:54am
      May 19, 2019
      DrySaclydesdale NMBA

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1612811Jtb226addridelogMay 23, 2019 ride log
      May 23, 2019 @ 3:37pm
      16 hours
      user #1612811Jtb226addreportLower Trail and 2 more
      May 23, 2019 @ 2:20pm
      18 hours
      user #1612811Jtb226commenttrailLower Trail
      May 23, 2019 @ 2:19pm
      18 hours
      user #1770283pulser700addridelogMay 23, 2019 ride log
      May 23, 2019 @ 10:01am
      22 hours
      user #367685ira4ever76addridelogMay 22, 2019 ride log
      May 22, 2019 @ 1:47pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1612811Jtb226trailLower TrailAgree with the other commenter. Really rocky...
      May 23, 2019 @ 2:19pm
      18 hours
      user #1435606rmchiricotrailPigpile TrailAwesome winding singletrack with Rock gardens....
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 6:54pm
      Apr 29, 2019
      user #1435606rmchiricotrailWallace TrailGood snowmobiling or gravel grinder trail...
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 6:51pm
      Apr 29, 2019
      user #1435606rmchiricotrailTelephone TrailEroded, rutted, fall line descent. Complete...
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 6:18pm
      Apr 29, 2019
      user #1435606rmchiricotrailSassafras Trail-(lower)Long, arduous, uninteresting climb assumably...
      Apr 29, 2019 @ 6:15pm
      Apr 29, 2019

      Local Badges

      Local Trail Supporters

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

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