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Gas Well Trail

1.3 Miles
Moderate
2
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Trail added on:
October 19, 2015
Updated on:
June 16, 2018

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The Gas Well Trail in Penn Hills Community Park, Verona, PA, is a moderate 1.3 mile hike.

The trail starts along Plum creek and follows the creek for about 0.5 mile or so, before shooting up a large hill. You hike up the hill for about 0.2 miles before the trail starts to level out a bit more. On top of the hill, you'll find at least 2 gas wells, currently active. In the fall, there are some areas with nice views of the surrounding hills from breaks within the trees.

The trail finally descends back into Penn Hills Community Park near the baseball field. You'll have to walk an extra 0.2 miles to complete the loop for 1.5 miles or so.


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Surface Type

Dirt

Seasons

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40.517502, -79.817932

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264 '

Total Change
290 '

Ascent
175 '

Descent
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1.3 miles
Trail added
October 19, 2015
Updated on
June 16, 2018
1.3 miles
July 19, 2020
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October 24, 2015
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