The Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail Overlook
Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail Mile 70 to 0

Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail

Difficulty Length Time Route Type


64.8 mi


Point to Point

Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail Mile 70 to 0 is a 64.8 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Seward, Pennsylvania that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail is primarily used for hiking, camping, and backpacking and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Laurel Highlands Trail Information - Ohiopyle State Park

Ohiopyle State Park is a hiker's paradise, with over 125 miles of trails to explore. One of the most popular trails is the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail, a 70-mile point-to-point trail that winds through the beautiful Laurel Highlands region of Pennsylvania.

The Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail begins at the town of Confluence, Pennsylvania, and ends at the town of Johnstown, Pennsylvania. The trail passes through a variety of landscapes, including forests, meadows, and mountains. Along the way, hikers can enjoy stunning views of the Youghiogheny River, Laurel Ridge, and the surrounding countryside.

The Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail is a great hike for all levels of hikers. There are a variety of different trails to choose from, ranging from easy to strenuous. The trail is also well-maintained and easy to follow.

Here are some tips for hiking the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail:

  • The trail is open year-round, but it can be muddy in the spring and fall.
  • Be sure to wear sturdy hiking shoes or boots.
  • Bring plenty of water and snacks.
  • Be aware of the weather forecast and dress accordingly.
  • Let someone know where you're going and when you expect to be back.

The Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail is a beautiful and rewarding hike that is sure to leave you with memories that will last a lifetime. So what are you waiting for? Get out there and explore!

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