1,655 ft
Distance
86 ft
Climb
-43 ft
Descent
00:02:13
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
    • Horse
    • Nordic Ski
  • Riding Area
    Marsh Creek State Park
    Downingtown, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking
    • 5 in Horseback
    • 5 in Skiing
  • Land Manager
    Marsh Creek State Park

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Marsh Creek Dam Access Road is a 1,655 ft moderately popular dirt/gravel road family friendly trail located near Downingtown Pennsylvania. This multi-use trail can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating with a 86 ft green climb. On average it takes 2 minutes to complete this trail.

Access Info

Trail extends all the way from the top of the dam, to the Dorlan Mill parking lot

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Marsh Creek Dam Access Road bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    43 ft
  • Altitude min
    304 ft
  • Altitude max
    386 ft
  • Altitude start
    333 ft
  • Altitude end
    376 ft
  • Grade
    2.577%
  • Grade max
    -13.957%
  • Grade min
    29.135%
  • Distance climb
    993 ft
  • Distance down
    564 ft
  • Distance flat
    98 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:13
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:16
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
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      Marsh Creek Dam... Trail Reports

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      Sep 17, 2021 @ 2:55pm
      Sep 17, 2021
      Gravel fire road. Some ruts from Ida to be cautious of.
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 7:16pm
      Sep 14, 2021
      Major erosion (major deep ruts from Ida) on fire road where gravel washed away. And some areas have been repaired and are very soft so watch out...
      Aug 12, 2021 @ 7:27pm
      Aug 12, 2021
      Jul 19, 2019 @ 11:38am
      Jul 19, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 146 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 409 rides
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