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Best trails in Boalsburg

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Looking for a great trail near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania? AllTrails has 12 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Greenwood Furnace State Park or Canoe Creek State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Spring Creek Park or Tall Timbers Natural Area. Ready for some activity? There are 9 moderate trails in Boalsburg ranging from 1.6 to 10.5 miles and from 1,053 to 2,417 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Boalsburg
Top trails (12)
#1 - Little Flat Fire Tower
Rothrock State Forest
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Length: 3.6 mi • Est. 2 h 11 m
Little Flat Fire Tower is a 3.6 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used foShow more
#2 - Lower Trail to Shingletown Gap Trail
Bear Meadows Natural Area
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 32 m
Lower Trail to Shingletown Gap Trail is a 5.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#3 - Lonberger Path to Tussey Mountain Trail to Old Laurel Run Loop
Rothrock State Forest
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Length: 7.2 mi • Est. 3 h 45 m
Lonberger Path to Tussey Mountain Trail to Old Laurel Run Loop is a 7.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated aShow more
#4 - Three Bridges to Bear Meadows
Rothrock State Forest
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Length: 9.9 mi • Est. 4 h 43 m
Very steep start that does a quick part of the MST then double back down. Intense!Show more
#5 - Bear Meadows Loop to Jean Aron Path
Bear Meadows Natural Area
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
Bear Meadows Loop to Jean Aron Path is a 3.7 mile loop trail located near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikinShow more
#6 - Mid-State Trail
Detweiler Run Natural Area
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Length: 10.5 mi • Est. 5 h 16 m
Mid-State Trail is a 10.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used Show more
#7 - Reeds Gap Spur Trail
Bear Meadows Natural Area
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Length: 9.4 mi • Est. 4 h 50 m
Reeds Gap Spur Trail is a 9.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#8 - Bald Knob Vista Loop
Rothrock State Forest
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 58 m
Take the ravel road (Laurel Run Rd.) from the Galbraith Parking lot. Road is wide enough for two vehicles. Beware of bikers and hikers connecting between trails, as well as sharp turns and large "pothShow more
#9 - Long Mountain Trail
Detweiler Run Natural Area
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 3 h 26 m
Long Mountain Trail is a 5.8 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily usShow more
#10 - John Wert Path
Thickhead Wild Area
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 14 m
John Wert Path is a 5.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Boalsburg, Pennsylvania that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarilyShow more
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