4 miles
Distance
130 ft
Climb
-40 ft
Descent
00:28:18
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    State College
    State College, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Mixed
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All Year
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #28714 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    40 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

This trail follow the Fish Commission double track from the hatchery in Bellefonte to the one at Shiloh Rd along Spring Creek. Between Shiloh Rd and the Rock Rd parking area it is a single track. Often you will encounter fisherman walking along the path/double track to their favourite spots.
Great place to get kids into the outdoors and biking
If there is a enough snow in winter you will also encounter XC skiers and snowshoers

Access Info

From the parking area off Rock Rd, the parking access off Shiloh Rd or the parking access off Spring Creek Rd

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Spring Creek Canyon Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    91 ft
  • Altitude min
    859 ft
  • Altitude max
    953 ft
  • Altitude start
    859 ft
  • Altitude end
    949 ft
  • Grade
    0.382%
  • Grade max
    -7.662%
  • Grade min
    9.931%
  • Distance climb
    1,646 ft
  • Distance down
    706 ft
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
  • Avg time
    00:28:18
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Status:
on Sep 22, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (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%
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  • < 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
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  • 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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      Spring Creek... Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Sep 22, 2018 @ 1:19pm
      Sep 22, 2018
      All clear a few muddy areas.
      Sep 3, 2018 @ 2:06pm
      Sep 3, 2018
      Watch out for copperheads! The rock pile near the Shiloh Rd parking is perfect home for them. Saw two on Sunday.
      Apr 17, 2017 @ 5:17am
      Apr 17, 2017
      Three trees down on the section between Rock Rd and Shiloh Rd
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
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      Sep 22, 2018 @ 1:20pm
      Sep 22, 2018
      Spring Creek Canyon Trail
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      Sep 3, 2018 @ 2:12pm
      Sep 3, 2018
      Spring Creek Canyon Trail
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      Sep 3, 2018 @ 2:11pm
      Sep 3, 2018
      Spring Creek Canyon Trail

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