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Towhee Trail

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0.2 mile 0.4 kilometer point to point
49% Runnable
Extremely Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 0' 0 m
Descent: -219' -67 m
High: 1,133' 345 m
Low: 914' 279 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 18% (10°)
Max Grade: 26% (14°)

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Trail shared by Kevin Ketchman

The steepest of the four major hills in the area with significant roots.

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Starting from Spruce Run and heading downhill, the trail immediately begins to drop off from the hilltop. The trail has plenty of exposed roots and fallen trees across the trail. The last very little bit of trail becomes extremely steep, and at the crest of this drop off there is an opportunity to look out across Trout Run, especially in fall.

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At the crest of the dropoff on the Towhee Trail looking over Trout Run and the flood plain.
Dec 3, 2016 near Bell Acres, PA

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