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2 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

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Δ Elevation (FT)


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Ricketts Glen Bear Walk Trail


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Bear Walk Trail is an easy hiking trail in Ricketts Glen State Park near Scranton, Pennsylvania. This trail is kid friendly and dog friendly, but your furry kids have to be on leash. The park says "walk the trail of the bears - this short trail accesses other trails for cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and hiking. It runs from the entrance of the cabin area to Lake Rose." Ricketts Glen State Park makes a great snowshoeing and cross country skiing destination in the winter. There is camping available in Ricketts Glen State Park.

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Entrance Free, Camping Fees
Contact: Ricketts Glen State Park 695 State Route 487 Benton, PA 17814

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