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Best trails in Ohiopyle State Park

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Looking for a great trail in Ohiopyle State Park, Pennsylvania? AllTrails has 22 great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 13 easy trails in Ohiopyle State Park ranging from 1.8 to 23 km and from 299 to 886 meters above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description
Ohiopyle State Park is located at the southern end of Laurel Ridge. Due to its relative proximity to cities, it attracts many visitors every year. The Youghiogheny River Gorge is the focal point of this park and also offers some of the best whitewater rafting in the state.
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Map of trails in Ohiopyle State Park
Park information
Acreage
19052 acres
Park hours
Monday
dawn - dusk
Tuesday
dawn - dusk
Wednesday
dawn - dusk
Thursday
dawn - dusk
Friday
dawn - dusk
Saturday
dawn - dusk
Sunday
dawn - dusk
Mailing address
Ohiopyle State Park
PO Box 105
Ohiopyle, PA 15470
Contact
724-329-8591
Top trails (22)
#1 - Great Gorge Trail
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 7.9 km • Est. 2 h 29 m
Great Gorge Trail is a 7.9 kilometer heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activityShow more
#2 - Meadow Run Trail
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 4.7 km • Est. 1 h 27 m
The hike has views of two waterfalls, the Youghiogheny River, and the gorge cut by Meadown Run as it flows into the Youghiogheny. There are also natural waterslides along the trail. The Meadow Run TShow more
#3 - Ferncliff Trail
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 3.2 km • Est. 56 m
Ferncliff Trail is a 3.2 kilometer heavily trafficked loop trail located near Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity oShow more
#4 - Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail: Ohiopyle to Bidwell
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 18.0 km • Est. 6 h 22 m
This trail is on the other side of the Yough River Trail. Trailhead is right next to the Pub. Great scenery, good challenge.Show more
#5 - Cucumber Falls
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 0.3 km • Est. 7 m
Cucumber Falls is a 0.3 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#6 - Youghiogheny River Trail to Jonathan Run Falls
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 4.2 km • Est. 1 h 12 m
Youghiogheny River Trail to Jonathan Run Falls is a 4.2 kilometer out and back trail located near Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarShow more
#7 - Baughman Trail
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 7.7 km • Est. 2 h 30 m
Baughman Trail is a 7.7 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Ohiopyle, Pennsylvania that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options andShow more
#8 - Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail Mile 70 to 0
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 104.3 km • Est. Multi-day
As of March 26, 2020, users have reported that the shelters are CLOSED. Please consult the park's website before visiting. This route covers the entire Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail (LHHT) heading soShow more
#9 - Bear Run Trail
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 14.3 km • Est. 4 h 24 m
Note: Trail is closed at the falling water exit (west side of 381) due to COVID-19 measures.Show more
#10 - Youghiogheny River Trail - Ohiopyle to Confluence
Ohiopyle State Park
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Length: 16.4 km • Est. 4 h 19 m
Beautiful rapids nearby. (11 miles) The beauty of the Southern Ohiopyle section of the trail rivals that of the Northern section. Rapids abound and there are plenty of places to leave the trail and fShow more
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