Laurel highlands hiking trail elevation map. Touted as one of the most difficult hikes in the south the yellow mountain trail stands as a formidable goal to even the fittest of adventurers. Laurel highlands hiking trail elevation profile. The great allegheny passage has 27 miles of trail in ohiopyle state park and connects to pittsburgh pa and cumberland maryland. Located in the 5685 acre 2301 ha forbes state forest near the hamlet of markleton in elk lick township somerset county.
Home cashiers and highlands nc yellow mountain. The hike departs on the art loeb trailhead at the southern end of the daniel boone boy scout camp view maps and driving directions catching views of the tumbling little east fork pigeon river beside the trailhead parking area. Laurel highlands zip lines explore three great pa zip line tours located in the laurel highlands of western pennsylvania. Short hikes more hikes.
Trail descriptions maps and photos can be found here. Scanned from laurel ridge state park map. If you like hiking the ohiopyle area has much to offer. Come to the laurel highlands where you can experience the best zip lining that western pa has to offer as you soar more than 100 feet above ground through the picturesque landscapes of the ohiopyle region and the.
It lies on a gentle crest of a 30 mile 50 km ridge line extending from central somerset county southward into garrett county maryland known as negro. Mount davis 3213 ft or 979 m is the highest point in pennsylvania. Art loeb trail to cold mountain. The allegheny highlands trail aht follows the original route of the west virginia central and pittsburgh railway built by henry gassaway davis in 1884.