McElhattan Reservoir Trail

MODERATE 2 reviews
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McElhattan Reservoir Trail is a 10.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Wayne, Pennsylvania that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
10.3 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1,187 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

wildlife

hiking
23 days ago

Lots of stream crossings along this trail, which become challenging after several days of rain. If you start near Zindel Park and hike up the trail gets more difficult to follow the further up you go. Nice scenery, lots of stinging nettles in parts.

hiking
Tuesday, July 04, 2017