Mountain Ridge ORV Trails For Dirt Biking
The 7th most popular offroad motorcycle trail in Pennsylvania.
Thursday 11 August 2016 04:59 GMT
Near Central City, the Mountain Ridge ATV Trails has 40 miles of trails open to offroad motorcycle riding. The trails are marked trails are marked as Green for Novice, Blue for Advanced and Black for Expert riding.
Mountain Ridge ATV Trails are located in Reels Corner, PA, on Route 160 just South of the intersection of Route 160 and Route 30. Only 20 minutes from both the Somerset Exit 110 and the Bedford Exit 145 of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. >From Somerset, follow Route 281 North to Route 30 then take Route 30 East to Reels Corner and follow Route 160 South. From Bedford follow Route 30 West to Reels Corner and follow Route 160 south. Look for signs.
Trail #1---- Main North / South Trail
The North/South trail is a two-way main trail for getting from the southern property to the most northern sections and trails.
This trail is rated easy and the speed limit is 15 MPH
Trail #2----Big John Trail
The Big John Trail is rated Most difficult because of the many rocks the rider must travel over.
Sports quads can make it using care and skill. The trail starts down by the motocross track and stays mainly in the wooded areas.
Several bridge crossings and some muddy areas make this trail challenging and yet enjoyable.
Trail #3----Gentle Ben Trail
Easy, yet with some tight turns among the pines and great view make this trail a real pleasure to ride.
It starts in the very northern section of the property and can be reached by taking the Main North/South Trail.
Trail #4---- Logger's Run Trail
This trail comes off Jay’s Run Trail and travels north along following old logging roads.
It’s rated More difficult due to the terrain and some tight spaces. The trail brings you back to Chuck Wagon.
Trail #5---- Narrows Run Trail
A short trail that gets very narrow at the northern end. Rated Easy it dumps out unto the Big John,
but a hard left and you can travel on the 6 wheel trail back to the Main N/S Trail, or continue on the Big John.
Trail #6----Chuck Wagon Trail
The Chuck Wagon is rated easy and travels north off the Big John Trail near the southern end of the property. It weaves thru the woods and brings you back on the Main N/S Trail above the Motocross track.
Trail #7----6 Wheel Run Trail
6 Wheel run starts just below the Motocross track and takes a very easy trail following the Big John and Jay’s
Run and then makes its own trail heading west along the wood line back to the Main N/S Trail. Suited mostly for multi rider vedicles.
Trail #8---- Jay’s Run Trail
Jay’s Run Trail is rated easy and follows old logging trails and empties out onto the Big John Trail.
Not to worry though because the Big John at this point is rather easy heading north.
At the junction of Narrows Run and 6 Wheel the ride can take 6 Wheel back to the Main N/S Trail.
Overall, Mountain Ridge ORV Trails is the 7th most popular dirt bike trail of all 29 dirt biking rides in Pennsylvania.