3 miles
Distance
84 ft
Climb
-833 ft
Descent
00:13:19
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Galbraith Gap
    State College, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #26639 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Old forest road that now varies between single track and double track. This is a long downhill that will grab your attention at points

Access Info

Off Laurel Run Rd for the top and Little Shingletown Rd at the bottom

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Little Shingletown Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -749 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,363 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,191 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,112 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,363 ft
  • Grade
    -5.348%
  • Grade max
    -16.01%
  • Grade min
    9.856%
  • Distance climb
    1,547 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:13:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:55
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Status:
on Jun 28, 2019
Variable
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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
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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

  • 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
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to little-shingletown-trail trailhead (40.748322, -77.775768)
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      Little... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jun 28, 2019 @ 6:35am
      Jun 28, 2019
      Largely grown over. The vernal pool right after the gate was still there, which is unusual for this time of year. Wet spots elsewhere.
      Jul 24, 2016 @ 2:56pm
      Jul 24, 2016
      Aug 7, 2015 @ 6:05am
      Aug 7, 2015
      Apr 18, 2015 @ 1:23pm
      Apr 18, 2015
      Mar 27, 2015 @ 9:46am
      Mar 27, 2015
      Wet, soft & muddy - some snow patches
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 20 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      NMBA Galbraith Gap Beginner 02
      15 miles
      Wilderness 101 2014 race
      98 miles

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