Staple Bend Tunnel

EASY 9 reviews

Staple Bend Tunnel is a 5.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near mineral point, Pennsylvania. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking.

DISTANCE
5.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
669 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

kid friendly

hiking

The Staple Bend Tunnel Trail is part of the Pittsburgh-To-Harrisburg Main Line Canal Greenway The Staple Bend Tunnel trail is one segment of the Pittsburgh to Harrisburg Main Line Canal Greenway. The trail has two surfaces which will serve two populations. The 2.5 mile trail is level with a limestone surface that caters to recreational exercise.

walking
3 days ago

Nice out and back rail trail, great walk with the kids and educational as well with the historic tunnel at the end and informational signs along the way. There's also a picnic table at the tunnel, we packed a picnic lunch while we were at it!

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
4 months ago

8 months ago

walking
Saturday, September 03, 2016

walking
Saturday, July 16, 2016

Sunday, December 13, 2015

I am here visiting from upstate NY and decided to go for a hike it was beautiful and I enjoyed my afternoon

hiking
Wednesday, November 04, 2015

Nice easy trail. Beautiful scenery and the kids especially loved the tunnel!

hiking
Sunday, August 23, 2015

Great trail! Loved the tunnel at the end. Easy hike even if it is four miles point to point