510 ft
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-146 ft
Descent
00:02:55
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Welsh Mountain Preserve
    New Holland, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #81978 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Lancaster County Parks and Recreation

The NUMBER ONE priority for Welsh Mt. (for bikers and hikers) is for Lancaster County Parks and Recreation to partner with SAMBA to replace this "red" section of trail with a "blue" sustainable switchback type trail.

This trail is unsanctioned.

Disclaimer

Severe erosion. Best to avoid.

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Cockscomb Loop (erosion) (red blaze) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -140 ft
  • Altitude min
    831 ft
  • Altitude max
    977 ft
  • Altitude start
    977 ft
  • Altitude end
    837 ft
  • Grade
    -27.394%
  • Grade max
    -34.569%
  • Grade min
    15.098%
  • Distance climb
    44 ft
  • Distance down
    466 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:23
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Status:
on Jul 26, 2018
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 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
Contribute Details
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  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Radar Time
LEGEND
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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to cockscomb-loop-erosion--red-blaze trailhead (40.095100, -75.999220)
      update trails status or condition

      Cockscomb Loop... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 26, 2018 @ 8:00pm
      Jul 26, 2018
      Jul 25, 2018 @ 8:00am
      Jul 25, 2018
      please allow trails to dry out until Friday
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 3 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      All
      • 31 rides
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      4 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      weaverlandbikepark360 Trailforks Pro Subscriber (Jun 21, 2018 at 18:48)
       Old school downhill Trail. "Watch for those off-camber railroad tie water bars"
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      RDSmtbiker (May 23, 2019 at 19:14)
       The NUMBER ONE priority for Welsh Mt. (for bikers and hikers) is for Lancaster County Parks and Recreation to partner with SAMBA to replace this "red" section of trail with a "blue" sustainable switchback type trail.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      trixy (May 28, 2019 at 19:27)
       A good sustainable climb trail in the western end of money rocks park north face is long over do!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      RDSmtbiker (May 28, 2019 at 19:50)
       amen for hikers and bikers
      [Reply]

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