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Box Car Rocks Run

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Killer Down Hills /Long Easy climbs/mostly fire Rd /if you have the galls this can be extended to Ravine or jollett adding 15 miles
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From Harrisburg / 81 north to the pinegrove exit head west to Suedberg on 443 about 3 Mi to Gold Mine RD Go pst marker 110 (1/8Mi) park on right side of GMR in parking area /START : past gate 3 1/2 miles to top of hill..Zig Zag down to bottom-fully /cross over tree bridge(I do it carrying my bike)now this is te second half /Head West back up (Broad) mt range 3Mi to top as you come to the coal hill on the "LEFT"make a quick left continuing up / stay on the fire road DO NOT GO OVER THIS RANGE as it vears to the right/stay to the left 3 Mi alone the ridge than down to the dirt road and 2-3 Mi back to the parking area / This is shaped like a big back-ward shaped letter"P" END of Trail************* a Quick Map of this trail Is it runs along the top of a Mt range (name Sharp)3 1/2 mi down to bottom /cross stream/back up 3 mi(easy) along return trip mt range remember coming back you can't get lost as long as you stay with the mountian rising to the right and all trails lead back to the parkng / this is a simple loop covering two mt ranges and i can do it in 2-3 hours and i'm slow / I do this in the winter as long as theres no ice / the snow makes it interesting /there are lots of trails in this SGL 211 on bot sides of Gold Mine Rd.. SEE YA...|||
Trail Length
the first loop 13 miles
Trail Level
Trail Type
Fire Roads
Tower City S.G.L.211
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Review Date
February 28, 2000

Overall Rating
 3 of 5

Ridden Trail:
Once a year

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Reviewed by: Doc , from Lebanon, PA

Watch out for snakes around the box car rocks area,I see them every time I ride there and that's why it's only once a year. It has some fairly good trails, though. The best bet is to go with someone who really knows where the good stuff is.

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