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Heritage Trail

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

9.3 mile 15.0 kilometer point to point
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 1,356' 413 m
Descent: -991' -302 m
High: 1,233' 376 m
Low: 868' 265 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 15% (8°)

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A point-to-point with many ups and downs.

Kevin Ketchman

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Description

Accessible from the spillway parking lot or from the western terminus of Appaloosa Trail, this 9 mile singletrack gives constant cover of trees from summer sun, while taking hikers through constant ups and downs at no more than 10% grade.

The trail makes several stream crossings and follows along two for short stretches, making the trail muddy at times. There are definitely roots along the trail but, for the most part, the trail is a good ~9-mile point-to-point for all levels of hiker.

Contacts

Land Manager: PaDCNR - Raccoon Creek

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Feb 12, 2020
Andrew Parise
Jan 1, 2020
S Moon
Dec 30, 2019
Andrew Parise
Aug 19, 2018
Eric S.
Jul 8, 2018
Patrick Mason
Excellent condition after so much rain. Very little mud. Trail well-maintained, though not overly so. 6.4mi
Jul 15, 2017
Rachel Albert
If you start at the entrance at the far right end of the park and run about 6-7 miles in you start to hit an insane amount of overgrowth.

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Waterfall.
Mar 28, 2016 near Burgett…, PA
We need more rain.
Oct 11, 2019 near Burgett…, PA
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Mar 28, 2016 near Midland, PA

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