ElevationAscent: 63' 19 m
Descent: -54' -16 m
High: 1,165' 355 m
Low: 1,118' 341 m
GradeAvg Grade: 4% (2°)
Max Grade: 13% (8°)
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“A short loop around the base of the Allegheny Observatory.”— Ben Voytko
Enter the trail at the upper entrance to the park, you may need to ride through the grass or climb a small set of stairs to get to the trail. Alternatively, most people on bikes can enter the trail via the connector on the South side of the observatory off Riverview ave.
Observatory Trail provides access to the trails on the north and west side of the park via the Wissahickon Trail which starts behind the vistors center.
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