3 miles
Distance
53 ft
Climb
-851 ft
Descent
00:11:51
Avg time

Detweiler Run Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
  • Riding Area
    Galbraith Gap
    State College, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #7192 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 85 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
  • Land Manager

Traditionally this is run in the downhill direction off Thickhead Mtn Rd Trail. It is a long fun blast at 3 miles in length, as long as you can keep your eyeballs steady down the length and your arms are up to it

Access Info

Accessed at the top off Thickhead Mtn Rd Trail and Bear Meadows Rd at the bottom

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Detweiler Run Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -798 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,460 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,272 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,258 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,460 ft
  • Grade max
    -36.363%
  • Grade min
    22.454%
  • Distance climb
    608 ft
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,709 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:33:57
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Status:
on Apr 19, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 5 (2 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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  • < 1 month
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • White
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  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Detweiler Run Trail Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 15 rides
      • 36 miles avg distance
      All
      • 37 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag ginamthompson (Aug 7, 2019 at 15:07)
       Long steady climb up is worth it for an awesome downhill run!
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