2 miles
Distance
208 ft
Climb
-48 ft
Descent
00:33:36
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of John Wert Path Trail
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John Wert Path Details

  • Riding Area
    Galbraith Gap
    State College, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Summer - Fall - Winter
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #23058 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

John Wert trail is know to be one of the most technical trails in Rothrock. However there are really only two large rock gardens that cause an issue for most riders.
The trail starts at a yellow camp gate, once you ride past the camp and cross the gas line, the true singletrack begins. John Wert trail is know to be one of the most technical trails in Rothrock. However there are really only two large rock gardens that cause an issue for most riders.
The trail starts at a yellow camp gate, once you ride past the camp and cross the gas line, the true singletrack begins.

Access Info

From Thickhead Rd or Bear Meadows Rd

Local Trail Association
More Stats for John Wert Path bike trail
  • Altitude change
    161 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,658 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,822 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,658 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,819 ft
  • Grade
    1.456%
  • Grade max
    -10.659%
  • Grade min
    9.144%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1,729 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,071 ft
  • Avg time
    00:33:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:21:15
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Status:
on Mar 16, 2019
Wet
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 80%
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  • < 50%
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  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Access Road/Trail
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  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
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  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      John Wert Path Trail Reports

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      Mar 16, 2019 @ 10:56am
      Mar 16, 2019
      reporter
      Dec 15, 2018 @ 7:08pm
      Dec 15, 2018
      reporter No where for water to drain. Small reroute suggested.
      Dec 15, 2018 @ 7:08pm
      Dec 15, 2018
      reporter Vernal pool overflow onto trail. Could use a small section of rock armor.
      Jun 3, 2018 @ 10:08am
      Jun 3, 2018
      reporter
      Jun 3, 2018 @ 9:51am
      Jun 3, 2018
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 3 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 136 rides
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      Mar 16, 2019 @ 10:56am
      Mar 16, 2019
      John Wert Path, State College
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      Dec 15, 2018 @ 7:08pm
      Dec 15, 2018
      John Wert Path, Bellefonte
      5 |
      Jun 4, 2018 @ 9:23am
      Jun 4, 2018
      John Wert Path, State College
      4 |
      Jun 3, 2018 @ 5:24pm
      Jun 3, 2018
      John Wert Path, State College

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