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Golden Eagle Trail

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Length

9.2 Miles 14.8 Kilometers


Elevation

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

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

Stephen Hazlett

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.
Features: Fall Colors — River/Creek — Views — Waterfall — Wildflowers
Dogs: Leashed

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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May 20, 2018
Mirek Wierzbicki
9.3mi — 3h 50m

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in Pennsylvania

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