The 6-mile linear Buck Ridge Trail in Michaux State Forest connects Pine Grove Furnace State Park to Kings Gap Environmental Education Center using a network of rocky footpaths and old logging roads.The trailhead, marked with yellow paint blazes, is across from Pine Grove's park office. The trail joins up with the Scenic Vista Trail in Kings Gap which starts at the Mansion Day Use Area.
Most Difficult (difficulty rating is based on technical challenge, not physical challenge): Elevation gain or loss is usually severe, less than 18% slope, maximum 30+% up to 500
Download Recreational Guides and Maps:
- Find Scenic Vista Trail on the Kings Gap Environmental Education Center Map (.pdf)
- Find Buck Ridge Trail on the Pine Grove Furnace State Park Map (.pdf)