Forbes State Forest For Mountain Biking

The 11th most popular mountain bike trail in Pennsylvania.

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Southeast of Pittsburgh near Somerset, the Forbes State Forest has a great 92 mile network of mountain bike trails. A prime section is located near the Hidden Valley ski resort barn.

To reach the mountain biking trailhead from the PA Turnpike, use Exit #9 (Donegal). Head east on SR31 for six miles. Park near barn just past resort.

Overall, Forbes State Forest is the 11th most popular mountain bike trail of all 75 mountain biking rides in Pennsylvania. Several of the better mountain bike trails are nearby Forbes State Forest including Ohiopyle State Park Trails, Linn Run Trail System, Mountain Streams Trail System and Seven Springs Mountain Resort.

Forbes State Forest Mountain Biking Map



Local Contact(s):  Forbes State Forest (724) 238-1200; Mountain Bike Shop (800) 458-0175; PA Visitor Info. (800) VISIT-PA.

Recommended Book:  "Mountain Biking Pennsylvania" from Rob Ginieczki

Best Season:  May - Oct

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  1/3/2016

Date Updated:  8/20/2016

ID:  6418

Forbes State Forest Mountain Biking Map


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