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Meadow Run Trail

Intermediate
 3.5 (6)

Starting from Cucumber Falls, this trail follows the Yough and Meadow Run before climbing above.


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2.8

Miles

4.4

KM

Point to Point

1,566' 477 m

High

1,184' 361 m

Low

436' 133 m

Up

287' 87 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

Dogs Leashed

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Waterfall

Description

The main access to this trail is at the Cucumber Falls parking lot with a second lot at the end of Kentuck Road. From Cucumber Falls, the trail starts with rocky terrain at the base of the falls, and then follows along the Yough riverfront for approximately a quarter mile. There are chances to stop and enjoy watching rafters make their way around Fern Cliff.

At the mouth of Meadow Run, the trail turns to follow along the stream for a half mile. Here the trail forks, creating the lollipop. Taking the trail to the right will begin the climb to the top of the hill immediately. Taking the trail to the left will follow at the foot of the hill before making the climb. The climb itself is steep and rocky.

The return trip offers another glimpse of rafters on the Yough. The trail doesn't access other trails aside from Great Gorge Trail.

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Shared By:

Kevin Ketchman

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  3.5 from 6 votes

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#495

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Great example of the many exposed fossils.
Aug 16, 2018 near Ohiopyle, PA
The famous “slides”.
Aug 16, 2018 near Ohiopyle, PA

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Nov 7, 2020
Ryan Kennedy
Great weather, water was low but it was beautiful. 2mi — 1h 36m
Aug 30, 2020
Thomas Tejchman
Aug 16, 2020
Thomas Tejchman
May 23, 2020
Bethany Soloski
Feb 1, 2020
Judd Evans
Aug 18, 2019
Aaron Steely
Jun 7, 2019
Kelly K104w
2.8mi
Sep 1, 2018
CharlieD.