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Scothorn Gap Trail #555

Intermediate/Difficult

Trail

1.4 mile 2.3 kilometer point to point
83% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 539' 164 m
Descent: -31' -10 m
High: 2,491' 759 m
Low: 1,963' 598 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 8% (4°)
Max Grade: 21% (12°)

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Trail shared by Clift Greene

A nice start to a trip up to Strickler Knob.

Clift Greene

Features Birding · Lake · River/Creek · Wildlife

Need to Know

Small parking lot at the trailhead off Crisman Hollow Road.

Description

The Scothorn Gap Trail follows old forest roads except for a portion around a pond. The trail ascends to wildlife clearings, skirts a beaver pond, and heads north toward Gap Creek Trail and Strickler Knob.

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