Home Sign in with Facebook
or Login with Email

BEST OF PHOTOS iPHONE / ANDROID FORUM DEALS search

Middle Ridge Trail

Consensus:    (details)
 4.0 from 1 vote
  Intermediate/Difficult from 1 vote
Your Opinion:
Stars:  
Rating: -none- change
Rank: #4 in Lewisburg
#99 in Pennsylvania
#1,773 Overall
Trail near
“A great way to dip your toe into Central PA riding.”
Frank Maguire on Dec 28, 2013
Getting There     GPX File     Print
4.4 Miles Singletrack Type 363’ Ascent -520’ Descent 1,565’ Low 1,901’ High
Restrictions
Sections of the trail is open to dual sport motorcycles seasonally, know the dates and plan accordingly.
Description
A great way to try out rocky ridge riding, Middle Ridge is easy to get to and easy to bail from if you are in over your head. The trail is best ridden from East to West and seems to get slightly easier in that direction as well. The beginning is a jumble of rocks that its difficult to stay on top of, but remember that momentum is your friend.

The trail intersects with several trails that traverse between Hunter Rd and Henstep Valley Trail, so there are always options to shorten your ride. The intersections themselves aren't always marked, but its pretty clear that you want to stay on the ridge and keep following the trail on the spine itself.

There are a few rock outcroppings with cool technical lines thrown in, definitely take the time to play on these features. At the end, the trail drops off pretty steeply, including several water bars, so be careful and pick your line wisely.
View in 3D
Sram - X9 Type 2 Rear Derailleur
$116.00
22% off
$89.95
at Competitive Cyclist
Orbea - Orca M22 - SRAM Red Complete Road ...
$7299.00
20% off
$5839.00
at Competitive Cyclist
Bell - #1 T-Shirt
$30.00
57% off
$12.99
at Jenson USA
Louis Garneau - Neo Power Fit Short - Women's
$119.95
30% off
$83.97
at Competitive Cyclist
Geax - KEVLAR Cuirass Belt - 2 Pack
$43.95
25% off
$32.96
at Competitive Cyclist
Light & Motion - Solite 150 Light
$179.00
44% off
$99.99
at Competitive Cyclist
Shimano - Dura-Ace SL-BSR1 11-Speed Bar En...
$129.99
20% off
$103.99
at Backcountry
Pearl Izumi - Quest Cycling Short
$49.99
20% off
$39.99
at AlsSports
Santa Cruz Bicycles - Highball Carbon R XC...
$3299.00
15% off
$2804.15
at Backcountry
Alpinestars - Moab Glove - Men's
$39.95
50% off
$19.98
at Competitive Cyclist
Pearl Izumi - Divide Short - Men's - Men's
$119.95
50% off
$59.98
at Competitive Cyclist
Craft - Leisure Full-Zip Hooded Men's Jack...
$74.95
25% off
$56.21
at Competitive Cyclist
MTB Project scours dozens of stores to
bring you the best bike deals!
Forecasting the weather...
Recent Conditions
  -none-
Add a Condition Report | View All »
COMMENTS
OTHER RIDES NEAR HERE
5.0 (1)
Glorious and grueling, The Raven MTB Enduro Race, 2013. Ride it if you can!
near Milroy, PA
4.0 (1)
A solid mix of trail experiences with the least amount of rocks you'll find. ...
near Mifflinburg, PA
3.0 (1)
Hitting two classic ridge tops in one ride.
near Mifflinburg, PA

YOU AND THIS RIDE
Your To-Do List: Not on it   Add it! | Your Full List »
Your Check-Ins:
  -none-
Add a New Check-In | View All »

Share This Page
Improve This Page
Add Photo or Map Symbol
Edit Description or GPS track

PHOTOS of Middle Ridge Trail
 2.3 from 3 votes
Don't let the jumble of rocks discourage you at the beginning of Middle ... (Middleburg, PA)
© 2014 Adventure Projects, LLC Terms | Privacy | About Us