what a great ride up to ebensburg. make sure that you take a photo at the end of the trail.... it's a really good ride

This is a great trail. It is maintained extremely well. Vintondale to Nanty Glo is a challenge, but all tje other sections are great. I would recommend anyone on this trail.

Really nice trail !!

hiking
9 months ago

Very maintained trail ! Very easy walking out and back and very nice views. If you want a nice path for riding bikes from south fork to mineral point.

walking
Thursday, November 02, 2017

Very well kept rail trail with beautiful views and benches along the way. Can be hiked as an out and back from South Fork/Ehrenfeld or connects with the Staple Bend Tunnel Trail and lower Path of the Flood Trail for a longer hike/ride to Franklin (Johnstown).

walking
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Nice 1.3 mile trail from the outskirts of Franklin (Johnstown) to the Staple Bend Tunnel Trail, joining that trail right at the historic tunnel. Well maintained, only a mild incline near the end, benches and historic informational signs along the way, and a picnic table on the other side of the tunnel. Great for walking with kids or pets. 2.6 miles total to the tunnel and back, or 3.5 miles one way from this trail head to the parking lot at the far end of Staple Bend Tunnel Trail.

mountain biking
Saturday, September 16, 2017

hiking
Saturday, February 25, 2017

This trail is a great and easy walking path, a nice way to get out and get some fresh air and easily enjoyable for the whole family....Do get directions for parking off the ghost town trail website instead of using the directions button on this page it does not take you to it but other than that a really nice trail.

mountain biking
Monday, January 02, 2017

Went 64 total miles. Last ten miles was hard

Saturday, September 03, 2016

Really good trail. Can't wait to ride the whole thing.

mountain biking
Sunday, July 17, 2016

Very well-maintained trail! I travelled from the John Saylor Park in Blacklick to the Scott Glen Bridge around the 12 mile marker and returned back. Very nice views with some history along the way. Chances are you'll encounter some wildlife along the way. I spotted two porcupines crossing the trail and a few deer here and there.

road biking
Monday, May 30, 2016

Great for biking. The trail has moderate inclines depending on which way to way. I've ridden Dilltown to Vintondale and Rexis a few different times which is a nice bike ride.

mountain biking
Monday, May 30, 2016

This is another great trail. I only road from Dilltown towards Ebensburg about 15 miles and back. It did rain on us and this cut our ride short. As a side note, I lost a perfectly good cell phone in the porta potty. If you hear one ringing, it's mine!

mountain biking
Monday, May 30, 2016

Great trail very scenic Great restroom along the way

hiking
Friday, November 13, 2015

It always a great trail too walk

walking
Friday, February 07, 2014

It's a decent trail. I've walked the section near Vintondale many times. Yes, I've even done some ghost hunting lol. I just wish that the whole trail had campsites for primitive camping.

mountain biking
Sunday, August 18, 2013

Great trail. Lots to see and trail is well kept. Lots of wildlife and places to enjoy the views. It is also neat to see the Eliza furnace and remains of the buena vista furnace.

mountain biking
Saturday, June 16, 2012

Biked a little over 10 miles starting out Dilltown and heading out past Buena Vista Furnace. Beautiful bridges to cross and biking along the stream make this a great place to bike for people of all ages. Part of the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy.

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