Tracy Ridge Hiking Trail

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Wander beneath the oak trees on the 33.69 mile long Tracy Ridge Hiking Trail. Explore small groves of hemlock along the streams. Slopes along the reservoir and the eight small streams in the area are steep. Rock ledges and large boulders can be found on the steeper hillsides.

The trail begins at 2,245 feet on the flat ridgetop at Tracy Ridge Recreation Area, takes visitors through the Allegheny Naitonal Recreation Area before passing by the Allegheny Reservoir at multiple locations.

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At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open 24 hours.
Fees No fee
Permit Info: No permit required
Open Season: January - December
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Not Allowed:
  • Motorized vehicles
  • ATVs
  • mountain biking
  • snowmobiles
  • saddle, pack or draft animals
  • Camping is allowed next to the trail
As a visitor to the National Forest, you are asked to follow certain rules designed to protect the Forest, natural resources and to provide for public safety of visitors. These rules are available to you on-line or at any office of the Allegheny National Forest. Please take time to read and understand them. General Topic orders apply across the Forest. Applicable Orders for this Site:
  • Occupancy Limits
Closest Towns: Bradford, PA
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Bradford Ranger District Address: 29 Forest Service Dr., Bradford, PA 16701
Phone: 814-362-4613

General Information


From Bradford

  • Travel on Route 346 for 13.9 miles.
  • Turn left on PA-321 S.
  • Travel south on PA-321 for 3 miles.
  • The site is on the right.

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