Timberline Trail: Pigs Ear Trailhead

Area Status: Closed

This trailhead parking lot is located off of Forest Road 125 via State Route 66 just northeast of the main State Route 66 trailhead. Facilities include informational signing. Camping is permitted in this area. Parking is located along Township Road 458 (FR 136) near Beuhler Corner and Township Road 322 at Pigs Ear south of State Route 66.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: The 2024 ATV Trail Season begins May 24, 2024, at 8:00 a.m. until 11:59 pm on September 29, 2024.
Operational Hours: Open 24 hours when the trails are open.
Fees: Daily Pass: $10.00/vehicle per day or Annual Pass: $35.00/vehicle per calendar year.
Permit Info: You must provide proof of registration and insurance to purchase a permit.
Open Season: May - September
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: 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:
  • Off Road Vehicles
Closest Towns: Marienville, PA
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Marienville Ranger District
Address: 131 Smokey Lane Marienville, PA 16239
Phone: 1-814-927-6628
Email: sm.fs.anf@usda.gov

General Information


From Marienville

  • Travel northeast on PA-66 for 13.1 miles
  • Turn right onto Pigs Ear Road.
  • Travel on Pigs Ear Road for 1.3 miles.
  • The trailhead is located on the left.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


OHV Camping

OHV Trail Riding

All-terrain vehicle riding is permitted on designated trail during specific seasons only.
Staging Area Yes
Loading Ramp Yes
Class of Vehicle Class I & Class II
Difficulty Level: Easy

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities


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