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Best trails in Kempton

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Looking for a great trail near Kempton, Pennsylvania? AllTrails has 10 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 Hickory Run State Park or Lehigh Gorge State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Hawk Mountain Sanctuary or State Game Lands Number 168. Ready for some activity? There are 10 moderate trails in Kempton ranging from 1.9 to 21.1 miles and from 600 to 1,646 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 Kempton
Top trails (10)
#1 - Hawk Mountain Lookout Trail
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 54 m
Come take in the beautiful views from the popular Hawk Mountain. This short out and back goes northwest from the parking area, quickly reaching an awesome lookout point. Have a snack, then turn back the way you came to the parking area. If you'd like to extend your hike, you can continue past this lookout and form a loop. This longer route can be found here: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/pennsylvania/hawk-mountain-loop Note that there is a $10 fee to enter.Show more
#2 - The Pinnacle
State Game Lands Number 106
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Length: 10 mi • Est. 4 h 55 m
Please note: The trailhead is actually about 100 or so yards down the road. Be aware you are hiking on hunting grounds, so wearing bright colors is recommended. Beautiful views, and a well maintained trail. Wear proper protection for your toes, very steep and rocky at times.Show more
#3 - Dan’s Pulpit
State Game Lands Number 106
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Length: 6.4 mi • Est. 2 h 34 m
#4 - The Pinnacle Via Pinnacle Side Trail
State Game Lands Number 106
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Length: 7.6 mi • Est. 3 h 42 m
#5 - River of Rocks Loop
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 11 m
Note: Hawk Mountain is private non-profit sanctuary and charges a $10 trail fee. This 6+ loop encompasses parts of the River of Rocks Trail, Golden Eagle Trail, Skyline Trail, Escarpment and the Look Out Trail. This loop can easily be modified to be shorter or longer in length. This trail has its easy and difficult sections. Hawk Mountain Sanctuary ranks the trails as follows. River of Rocks = Moderate , Golden Eagle = Moderate , Skyline = Most Difficult , Escarpment = Difficult , Look Out = Easy.Show more
#6 - Appalachian Trail and Pinnacle Trail
State Game Lands Number 106
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Length: 10.5 mi • Est. 5 h 7 m
#7 - Hawk Mountain via Skyline and Appalachian Trail
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
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Length: 6.7 mi • Est. 3 h 34 m
#8 - Appalachian Trail: Eckville Lot to Blue Mountain House Road
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
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Length: 21.1 mi • Est. 10 h 24 m
#9 - Hawk Mountain via Skyline Trail
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 40 m
#10 - Appalachian, Pinnacle and Fire Break Trail Loop
Kempton, Pennsylvania
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Length: 8.3 mi • Est. 4 h 15 m