The 79 miles of trails at Ohiopyle showcase the spectacular scenery of the Laurel Highlands. There is a wide variety of hiking trails from short day hikes to challenging backpacking. Traversed by the Laurel Highlands Hiking Trail the area offers parts of the 70-mile backpacking and hiking trails with recently renovated overnight shelters every 8-10 miles.
Baughman Trail – 3.4 miles, red blazes, most difficult hiking
Beech Trail – 2.7 miles total, white blazes, more difficult hiking
Great Gorge Trail – 2.6 miles, green blazes, more difficult hiking
Jonathan Run Trail – 1.7 miles, blue blazes, easiest hiking
Kentuck Trail – 2.5 miles, pink blazes, more difficult hiking
McCune Trail – 3.5 miles, purple blazes, more difficult hiking
Meadow Run Trail – 3 miles, yellow blazes, easiest hiking
Old Mitchell Trail Loop – 2.9 miles, red blazes, more difficult hiking
Reservations for backpack camping are required. Reservations can be made up to 11 months in advance by calling 888-PA-PARKS or online. Same day reservation can be made by contacting the Laurel Hill State Park office at 724-455-3744.