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Hosack Run Trail

Intermediate

Trail

1.2 mile 2.0 kilometer point to point
83% Runnable
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 561' 171 m
Descent: -8' -3 m
High: 1,854' 565 m
Low: 1,298' 396 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 9% (5°)
Max Grade: 21% (12°)

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Trail shared by Luke AT

A short, scenic trail along the rhododendron lined banks of Hosack Run.

Luke AT

Features Fall Colors · Wildflowers

Description

The trail is useful for connecting the AT Appalachian Trail with other trails in Caledonia State Park and the Flat Rock area of Michaux State Forest and making possible a number of loop options. From the Locust Gap Trail, it proceeds Northwest into the gorge of Hosack Run through a dense rhododendron thicket, before bearing to the southwest and ascending to the AT Appalachian Trail.

Flora & Fauna

Rhododendron and mountain laurel.

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Land Manager: PA DCNR - Main Office

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