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Golden Eagle Trail

 4.0 (4)

Length


9.2 Miles 14.8 Kilometers


2,095' 639 m

Ascent

-2,094' -638 m

Descent

9%

Avg Grade (5°)

25%

Max Grade (14°)

2,152' 656 m

High

730' 223 m

Low

Shared By Stephen Hazlett

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Minor Issues 56 days ago
Mostly Dry, Fallen Trees History

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A gorgeous trail that is fun for the experienced hiker and a great challenge for a novice.

Stephen Hazlett

Dogs Leashed

Features Fall Colors · River/Creek · Views · Waterfall · Wildflowers

Overview

A very fun gradual downhill. There is a steep climb up the ridge over some awesome boulders. There are many stream crossings with a few small waterfalls.

Need to Know

There are several parking areas as well as campsites located across the road from the trailhead.

Description

This hike has a little bit of everything. Stream crossings, elevation, vistas, small waterfalls, easy-to-see orange trail blazes, a ridge climb up to some large boulders, tight singletrack, smooth downhill, and good gradual uphills as well as a few steep climbs. There is camping at the bottom, as well as a few spots to camp right off the trail. Plus the Rail to Trails system is located nearby if you want to add on some mileage to your hike.

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Jun 10, 2018
Christopher Maines
10mi
May 20, 2018
Mirek Wierzbicki
9.3mi — 3h 50m

Trail Ratings

  4.0 from 4 votes

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  4.0 from 4 votes
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#34

in Pennsylvania

#2,383

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