20 miles
Distance
825 ft
Climb
-423 ft
Descent
854 ft
High Point

Heritage Rail Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    York
    York, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Gravel Path
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking
    #9500 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Compacted earth section of Heritage Rail Trail. This is the York County section that takes you to the southern border of the county and state. From there it continues into Maryland as the Torrey C. Brown Trail

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Heritage Rail Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    403 ft
  • Altitude min
    372 ft
  • Altitude start
    385 ft
  • Altitude end
    788 ft
  • Grade
    0.379%
  • Grade max
    -43.025%
  • Grade min
    15.219%
  • Distance climb
    12 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
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Status:
on Nov 8, 2018
Variable
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • 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
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      Heritage Rail Trail Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Nov 8, 2018 @ 1:41pm
      Nov 8, 2018
      Some spots are very muddy and leaf covered
      Oct 20, 2018 @ 4:18am
      Oct 20, 2018
      Some muddy spots but nothing major
      Oct 6, 2018 @ 4:07am
      Oct 6, 2018
      Some leaf cover but very rideable.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 14 rides
      • 36 miles avg distance
      All
      • 21 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      5 |
      Aug 19, 2018 @ 6:19pm
      Aug 19, 2018
      Heritage Rail Trail, Sparks
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      Aug 19, 2018 @ 6:19pm
      Aug 19, 2018
      Heritage Rail Trail, Sparks
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      Aug 19, 2018 @ 6:19pm
      Aug 19, 2018
      Heritage Rail Trail, Sparks
      5 |
      Aug 19, 2018 @ 6:18pm
      Aug 19, 2018
      Heritage Rail Trail, Sparks

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