2,053 ft
Distance
-276 ft
Descent
00:03:21
Avg time

Trail 4 Details

  • Riding Area
    Governor Dick
    Mt. Gretna, Pennsylvania
  • AKA
    Lionshead
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    Apr-December
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #3111 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking

Also called Lion's Head. Starts near tower and meets trail 15 at bottom.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Trail 4 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -276 ft
  • Altitude min
    842 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,118 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,118 ft
  • Altitude end
    842 ft
  • Grade
    -13.456%
  • Grade max
    -28.211%
  • Grade min
    -1.594%
  • Distance down
    2,053 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:21
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:00
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Status:
on Jul 10, 2018
Variable
Avg: 5 (4 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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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
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 trail-4-29723 trailhead (40.242630, -76.456420)
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      Trail 4 Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jul 10, 2018 @ 11:00am
      Jul 10, 2018
      Jan 2, 2018 @ 11:56am
      Jan 2, 2018
      reporter Please stop the trail section braiding (multiple alt lines). Cutting corners and widening the trail jeopardizes MTB access to this trail. The...
      May 8, 2015 @ 10:29am
      May 8, 2015
      Good to go everything that was down got cleared and the trail is riding great.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 53 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      All
      • 390 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      359 |
      May 13, 2011 @ 4:58pm
      May 13, 2011
      Trail 4, Lancaster
      235 |
      May 13, 2011 @ 4:58pm
      May 13, 2011
      Trail 4, Lancaster
      300 |
      May 13, 2011 @ 4:56pm
      May 13, 2011
      Trail 4, Lancaster
      252 |
      Nov 7, 2010 @ 11:48am
      Nov 7, 2010
      Trail 4, Middletown

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag lubes17319 (Apr 24, 2018 at 12:50)
       Go fast, pull up!
      [Reply]

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