Laurel Ridge State Park(redirected from Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail)
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Laurel Ridge State Park
Location:Park stretches along the Laurel Mountain from the Youghiogheny River at Ohiopyle to the Conemaugh Gorge near Johnstown.
Facilities:8 backpacking camps (each with 5 Adirondack-type shelters), backpacking trailhead, hiking trails (70 miles), cross-country skiing trails (35 miles), snowmobile trails (70 miles).
Activities:Camping, hiking, hunting, cross-country skiing, snowmobiling.
Special Features:The 70-mile Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail from Ohiopyle to near Johnstown is the main feature of the park. The trail traverses state parks, state forests, state game lands, other public lands, and private lands. The trail is open year round.
Address:1117 Jim Mountain Rd
Rockwood, PA 15557
Size: 13,625 acres.
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