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Rocky Gap ATV Trail

Friday, October 21, 2016

Alt Names

Allegheny National Forest, Elkhorn Run, Morrison Run, Trout Run, Mead Run, Slater Run, Lenhart Road, Grunder Run, Still Run, Allegheny River

Last Known StatusClosed For Season

There are two main loops to explore at this trail system. The northern loop is rated as "most difficult" and the lower loop is rated as "more difficult". Both loops are about 11 miles long and there are no easy or novice trails.

The trails mainly consist of steep, rocky inclines and several deep mud holes. Camping is prohibited at the main staging area but primitive camping is permitted along the trails as long as you do not block any routes.

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Nearest CityWarren, PA
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From: Warren, PA
1) Take Pleasant Drive south about 5 miles
2) Turn left on FR 155.
3) Staging area is on the left.


LandNational Forest


Our RatingRating    
Recommended StayFull Day
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Permit RequiredYesAllegheny National Forest ATV/Motorcycle Permit
Dates OpenFriday before Memorial Day through last Sunday of Sept & Dec 20-April 1
Spark ArrestorYesA spark arresting silencer or end cap is required for all vehicles.
Noise LimitYes (99 dB)
Whip FlagsNot Required
Maximum Vehicle WidthYes (60 inches)has entrance gate or posts
Allow Dirt Bikes, Trail Bikes and Motorcycles MotorcyclesPermitted
Allow All Terrain Vehicles / Quads / Four Wheelers ATVsPermitted
Allow Utility Terrain Vehicles, Side by Sides (SXS), RZR UTVs / SXSPermitted(maximum width 60 inches)
Allow 4x4 Jeeps, SUVs and 4 x 4 Trucks with License Plates SUVs / Jeeps (registered)Prohibited
Dune Buggy/Sand Rail
4x4 (unregistered)
Two Strokes /
2 Cycle Engines
No Restriction
Helmets RequiredYeshelmets required by state law
BicyclesNo Restriction
HikingNo Restriction
HorsebackNo Restriction
Camping / Overnight RV Parking CampingSome Areaspermitted alongside the trails
Campfire Restrictions Campfires
Night RidingYesvehicles must have headlights
Cross CountryProhibitedstay on the trail
Emergency / Law Enforcement
Insurance*Disclaimer: RiderPlanet strongly recommends that all visitors get insurance for their ATV, UTV or motorcycle before visiting any of the locations shown on this website.


Parking ($0.00)
Entry ($0.00)
RidingYes ($10.00 per rider)
$35/annual permit
Tent: $0.00
RV: $0.00
Addtl. Vehicle: $0.00
CommentAllegheny National Forest ATV/Motorcycle permit required - $10/daily or $35/annual.


Contact InfoAllegheny National Forest
4 Farm Colony Drive
Warren, PA 16365
(814) 728-6100
Contact InfoPA ATV Registration / Insurance Info
P.O. Box 8553
Harrisburg, PA 17105-8553
(717) 783-9227



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Miles Of Trail22
Climate TypeForest
Elevation1200 to 1900 ft.
Trail MaintenanceMarked, Not Rated, Lightly Maintained
Loose DirtThis trail has little loose dirt.Little
Hard PackThe trail has mostly hard pack terrain.Mostly
MudThe trail has some mud after it rains.Some
DustThe trail has little dust on typical days.Little
RocksThis trail has some rocks.Some
TreesThe trail has almost all trees.All
Steep HillsThis trail has some steep hills.Some
Single TrackThis national forest has no single track trails.None
ShadeThis national forest has almost all shaded areas.All
HazardsThis trail has few hazards.Few(hazards assumed marked but use caution)
Easy Terrain NoviceThis trail has some beginner terrain.Some
Moderate Terrain AmateurThis trail has mostly intermediate level terrain.Mostly
Difficult Terrain ExpertThis trail has little expert terrain.Little


First Aid First Aid5-20 Miles (NE)Warren State Hospital (814) 723-5500
Gasoline Gasoline5-20 Miles (NE)Shell (814) 723-2720
Diesel Diesel5-20 Miles (NE)Country Fair (814) 726-0433
Potable Water Water5-20 Miles (SE)Chapman State Park Campground (814) 723-0250
RV Hookups RV Hookup5-20 Miles (SE)Whispering Winds Campground (814) 968-4377
RV Dump Station RV Disposal1-5 Miles (NW)Buckaloons Campground (814) 723-5150
Primitive Camping Campground1-5 Miles (NW)Buckaloons Campground (814) 723-5150
Convenience Store Conv Store5-20 Miles (NE)Walmart Supercenter (814) 723-2640
Swimming Swim Area5-20 Miles (SE)Chapman State Park Beach (814) 723-0250
Body of Water Water BodyOn SiteMorrison Run
Boating Launch Boat Ramp1-5 Miles (NW)Buckaloons Boat Ramp (814) 723-5150
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