Towpath Trail

EASY 4 reviews

Towpath Trail is a 3 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Mifflintown, Pennsylvania that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

3.0 miles 180 feet Out & Back

dog friendly

kid friendly



nature trips

trail running





Towpath Trail at Lewistown Narrows Canal Park. An easy out and back trail with great views of the Juniata River and remnants of the Pennsylvania Canal. Key points of interest focusing on the canals history are identified & briefly described on informational signs and markers throughout the hike.

28 days ago

7 months ago

Nice easy out and back trail.

11 months ago

1 year ago

Nice Short Hike...Next time I will take headphones...could be a nice running trail

Pros: River Views, Fall Foliage, Pennsylvania Canal Views and History
Cons: Visible Highway, Noise Pollution