3,036 ft
Distance
7 ft
Climb
-75 ft
Descent
00:03:47
Avg time

The Tower Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Mt. Penn
    Reading, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking
    #19298 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Main feeder trail for Towers section. Packed dirt single track, some rocks and roots.

Access Info

South trailhead is on List Rd side of the List Rd and Angora Rd intersection.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Tower Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -69 ft
  • Altitude min
    980 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,050 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,050 ft
  • Altitude end
    980 ft
  • Grade
    -2.28%
  • Grade max
    -10.082%
  • Grade min
    5.95%
  • Distance climb
    65 ft
  • Distance down
    439 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,482 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:22
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Status:
on Dec 5, 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
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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
Directions to the-tower-trail trailhead (40.347660, -75.901310)
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The Tower Trail Trail Reports

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Dec 8, 2017 @ 2:37pm
Dec 8, 2017
The Tower Trail, My City

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