Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail Mile 70 to 0

HARD 12 reviews
#1 of 21 trails in

Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail Mile 70 to 0 is a 64.8 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Seward, Pennsylvania that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, and backpacking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
64.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
10,351 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

dogs on leash

backpacking

camping

hiking

forest

lake

river

views

rocky

This route covers the entire Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail (LHHT) heading southbound from mile 70 in Seward, PA to mile 0 in Ohiopyle. The route was completed in 5 days and 4 nights, but can be adapted to suit your needs and reversed as well. There are mile markers along the entire trail and yellow blazes every 50 feet or so. The extension trails to the campsites are marked with blue blazes and there is a sign post displaying "Shelter Area" at each junction. The terrain can be challenging at times with the most difficult sections at the beginning and end of the trail. There are some amazing views along the way and if you time it right, you can stop by Seven Springs on your way through to get cleaned up and grab a soda. Camping is restricted to certain locations and there is a small fee per person, per night. The following campsite locations were used. Day 1 - RT 271, Day 2 - Turnpike, Day 3 - Grindle Ridge, Day 4 - Bidwell.

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
5 months ago

hiking
Friday, June 02, 2017

hiking
Friday, June 02, 2017

hiking
Friday, June 02, 2017

hiking
Sunday, April 16, 2017

hiking
Saturday, April 15, 2017

hiking
Friday, April 14, 2017

hiking
Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Monday, September 26, 2016

hiking
Thursday, September 22, 2016