4 miles
Distance
509 ft
Climb
-360 ft
Descent
00:48:20
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Tussey Mountain Trail
  • http://nittanymba.org/
    since 1997

Details

  • Riding area
    Galbraith Gap
    State College, Pennsylvania
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #8593
  • Land Manager
  • OSM Way

Tussey Mountain Trail is one of the best and well know trails in Rothrock. It offers great views and great ridge riding. A must do trail. Known to the locals as the Ridge.

You can ride it as an out and back starting from Bear Meadows Rd off Kettle Trail or from Bear Meadows Road. Ride past the Beer tap it loops back to the tap - Beer Tap Loop. Or you can continue down The Tussey Mountain Extension Trail for more singletrack bliss.

Access Info

You can ride it as an out and back starting from Bear Meadows Road off Kettle Trail or directly from Bear Meadows Road

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Tussey Mountain Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    150 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,980 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,193 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,980 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,129 ft
  • Grade
    0.692%
  • Grade max
    -25.368%
  • Grade min
    25.789%
  • Distance climb
    2,994 ft
  • Distance down
    3,149 ft
  • Distance flat
    3 miles
  • Avg time
    00:48:20
  • Avg reverse time
    00:45:42
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Status:
on Nov 26, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.8 (5 votes)

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Tussey Mountain... Trail Reports

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Nov 26, 2017 @ 6:32am
Nov 26, 2017
3 trees down near the big rocks rock garden
Nov 4, 2017 @ 6:02am
Nov 4, 2017
Cleared downed trees from trail that had fallen Fri
Nov 2, 2017 @ 2:34pm
Nov 2, 2017
All downed trees were removed from the beer tap through to Bear Meadows Rd
Oct 28, 2017 @ 6:56am
Oct 28, 2017
Several trees down
Oct 1, 2017 @ 11:40am
Oct 1, 2017
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Jun 28, 2017 @ 10:17am
Jun 28, 2017
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Jun 9, 2017 @ 12:44pm
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Jun 9, 2017 @ 12:44pm
Jun 9, 2017
Tussey Mountain Trail
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Jun 9, 2017 @ 12:41pm
Jun 9, 2017
Tussey Mountain Trail

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