Loading...

Bear Run Trail

Camping Allowed

Dogs (leashed)

The Bear Run Trail at Tioga State Forest in Wellsboro, Pennsylvania is an easy to moderate 0.8-mile one-way trail that runs adjacent to Colton Rd.

This trail is simply a nice walk in the woods, but the southern end is a bit more interesting than the northern end with rows of tall pine trees that line the trail. The trail itself can be a bit muddy, so proper footwear is useful here.

This recording starts in the northern parking lot and follows the trail south. If you hike the trail in this direction, stay left at each trail junction to stay on the trail. If you're hiking this trail south to north, stay right at each trail junction to stay on the trail.

The trail also has a self-guided tour that hikers can follow by downloading the state forest's map:

http://www.docs.dcnr.pa.gov/cs/groups/public/documents/document/dcnr_20029287.pdf

Trailhead
The southern trailhead is easy to find and is visible right at the parking area. The northern trailhead is located behind the picnic shelter and is not visible from the parking area until you hike up to it.

Parking
Parking can be found one two places - at the trailhead listed here, across from the Barbour Rock Trail. Or you can park down the street at: 41.716821,-77.4642726.

Pets
Dogs are allowed if leashed and their waste must be carried out.

Blaze color
Follow the yellow blazes.

Camping
Camping is technically allowed off of this trail, but no designated campsites can be seen from the trail. Backpackers must be aware of the state forest's primitive camping rules before heading out. More information can be found on the park's site.

View More Trails Near Wellsboro, PA

Seasons

All

Blaze Color

Yellow

Get Directions


41.723462, -77.455924

Leave No Trace Partner

MyHikes Sponsors

Bearvault logo
More trails, brought to you by our sponsors
Loading...
Logo xs
MyHikes.org
Loading...
129 '

Total Change
40 '

Ascent
142 '

Descent
Bear Run Trail default picture

Photo Albums

Upload your pictures from the trail

2 Trip Reports

Add your own trip reports
0.8 miles
Trail added June 10, 2019

Find Hiking Trails Near Me:

Explore More Hiking Trails At Tioga State Forest

Trail Name
Length
1.0 Miles
1.3 Miles
4.2 Miles
6.4 Miles
7.3 Miles
1.1 Miles
1.2 Miles
1.1 Miles
4.0 Miles
2.4 Miles
2.4 Miles
31.0 Miles
0.4 Miles
3.2 Miles
4.5 Miles
Bear Run Trail
0.8 Miles

Total Miles
72.3

Explore Our Hiking Trails



Sign up with MyHikes today!

We're an independent hiking platform helping you find new trails to explore

JOIN FOR FREE

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. Learn more
Buy stickers
Follow us for news and updates!
Sign up to turn off notifications