5,185 ft
Distance
497 ft
Climb
-136 ft
Descent
00:24:22
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Galbraith Gap
    State College, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Season
    All Year
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #68142 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

The bike community only uses the first part of this trail from Laurel Run Rd to the intersection with Greenshoot Trail as it is pretty much unrideable and is hiking only

Access Info

From Laurel Run Rd

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bald Knob Ridge Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    360 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,762 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,259 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,795 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,155 ft
  • Grade
    6.953%
  • Grade max
    -23.045%
  • Grade min
    31.918%
  • Distance climb
    2,743 ft
  • Distance down
    2,442 ft
  • Avg time
    00:24:22
  • Avg reverse time
    00:19:55
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Status:
on Nov 2, 2018
Variable
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Other Other
Directions to bald-knob-ridge-trail-65689 trailhead (40.755510, -77.764854)
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Bald Knob Ridge... Trail Reports

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Bald Knob Ridge Trail

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Galbraith Gap 8
19 miles

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