Morrison and Rimrock Trails
ElevationAscent: 1,609' 491 m
Descent: -1,603' -489 m
High: 2,085' 636 m
Low: 1,392' 424 m
GradeAvg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 22% (12°)
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“A beautiful and challenging trek with great views of the Allegheny Reservoir.”— Tony Deluca
The Rimrock Trail Loop heads west-southwest dropping close to the Allegheny Reservoir at 3.5 miles in. Leave the trail and head down to the rocky beach to take in the sights! Returning to the trail, you'll stay on the slopes following the contour of the Reservoir. Approximately 6 miles in there will be a connector trail going down to a campground.
From here, the trail gets wet! Rushing streams with crossings that you likely can not stay dry for, dominate this area. It is a beautiful and peaceful place. Follow the stream up slope through massive moss covered boulders and streams until meeting the Morrison Trail Loop. Turn left and follow the trail around for a 5.3 mile loop!
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Land Manager: USFS - Allegheny National Forest Office