1.1 miles
Distance
239 ft
Climb
-22 ft
Descent
00:17:50
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Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Coopers Gap (Rothrock State Forest)
    State College, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Summer, Fall, Winter
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #39585 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #54400 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Owner

A fun challenging climb from the Shale pit parking area up to Dutch Alvin Trail or Brush Ridge Trail or back down to the parking area. This can be wet and soft in the spring

Access Info

Off Coopers Gap Rd at both ends

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Brush Ridge Extension multi-use trail trail
  • Altitude change
    217 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,143 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,373 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,156 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,373 ft
  • Grade
    3.892%
  • Grade max
    -5.778%
  • Grade min
    14.99%
  • Distance climb
    4,415 ft
  • Distance down
    774 ft
  • Distance flat
    383 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:34
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Status:
on Mar 30, 2024
Ideal
Avg: 3.65 (3 votes)
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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
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      Brush Ridge... Trail Reports

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      Mar 30, 2024 @ 5:46am
      Mar 30, 2024
      Ideal, some good soul or souls trimmed this recently
      Sep 6, 2021 @ 6:14pm
      Sep 6, 2021
      A couple trees down over trail.
      Aug 31, 2019 @ 7:09am
      Aug 31, 2019
      reporter Thanks to the FoCGERS for the trail work on the stream crossing and beyond
      Aug 29, 2019 @ 3:28am
      Aug 29, 2019
      Tree down
      Jun 27, 2019 @ 3:25pm
      Jun 27, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 26 rides
      • 23 miles avg distance
      All
      • 400 rides
      • Last: Jun 12, 2024

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      Oct 9, 2023 @ 11:25am
      Oct 9, 2023
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      Aug 29, 2019 @ 3:28am
      Aug 29, 2019
      110 |
      Oct 21, 2017 @ 7:25pm
      Oct 21, 2017

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