Laurel Mill Trailhead

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This trailhead is located three miles west of Ridgway, PA along Township Road 307 (locally known as the Spring Creek Road). Facilities include: hardened parking area, vault toilet, warming hut/shelter and informational signing. This trailhead accesses the 10.7 mile Laurel Mill Cross-Country Ski and Hiking Trail System, which consists of several interconnecting loops designed for the beginner (easiest) and intermediate (more difficult) skiers and hikers. This parking area is plowed during winter activity season (12/20 - 4/1). View/Print trail brochure 

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open 24 Hours
Fees No fee
Permit Info: No permit required.
Open Season: January
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Forest Supervisor Closure Orders prohibit the use of mountain bikes and saddle, pack or draft animals. Be aware that this area is used heavily in the late fall and spring by hunters. It is a good idea to wear bright fluorescent colored clothing if hiking during these time periods.
Closest Towns: Marienville, PA
Water: None
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: This trailhead parking lot is located three miles west of Ridgway, PA on Township Road 307.



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XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Multiple use trail for hiking, X-C skiing and snow shoeing.
Warming SheltersYes
Base ConditionsGroomed
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Fire Danger Level: Low
Areas & Activities


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10.7 miles

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