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Hosack Run Trail

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Length


1.2 Miles 2.0 Kilometers


561' 171 m

Ascent

-8' -3 m

Descent

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

21%

Max Grade (12°)

1,854' 565 m

High

1,298' 396 m

Low

Shared By Luke AT

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A short, scenic trail along the rhododendron lined banks of Hosack Run.

Luke AT

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Features Fall Colors · Wildflowers

Description

The trail is useful for connecting the AT Appalachian Trail with other trails in Caledonia State Park and the Flat Rock area of Michaux State Forest and making possible a number of loop options. From the Locust Gap Trail, it proceeds Northwest into the gorge of Hosack Run through a dense rhododendron thicket, before bearing to the southwest and ascending to the AT Appalachian Trail.

Flora & Fauna

Rhododendron and mountain laurel.

Contacts

Land Manager: PA DCNR - Main Office

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Apr 8, 2018
Ang Roach
Aug 26, 2017
Eric Willhide

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  4.5 from 2 votes

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