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Conewago Recreation Trail

Route 230, Elizabethtown, PA
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A relaxing walk at your own pace

This may not be the most "fancy-pants" trail of all, however, I like it because you can set your... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lancaster County PA
Great trail for family bike ride!

Our family of 4 (including two girls ages 11 & 12) enjoyed a great bike ride on this flat, groomed... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Pennsylvania, USA
via mobile
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“bike ride” (5 reviews)
“half mile” (3 reviews)
“great asset” (2 reviews)
Route 230, Elizabethtown, PA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This may not be the most "fancy-pants" trail of all, however, I like it because you can set your own pace and make it a short walk or connect to the next trail and walk or bike a good many miles. The first section starts...More

Thank Dutchland
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Our family of 4 (including two girls ages 11 & 12) enjoyed a great bike ride on this flat, groomed trail.

Thank BornToTravel79
Reviewed 17 June 2017

It was a very nice trail. Trailhead was easy to find. Well maintained with half mile markers. Most of the trail was well shaded when we were there. Very flat, except for when meeting one or two of the roads.

Thank John H
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This trail is super long and you can get on and off at any location, which is great, as the scenery changes. My only complaint is that sometimes a herd of runners will come and not move over.

Thank Jessi C
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

It was our first ride with our new hybrid bikes. The trail had families biking, walkers, runners, even people on horses but the trail is wide enough for this not to be an issue. We actually rode further on to the Lebanon Valley Trail part....More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This trail is pleasant for kids, and popular with cyclists. The beginning point for us was Route 743. Parking along this road is a bit sketchy, because cars speed past. The trail itself is well-maintained and consists of finely crushed gravel, which is great for...More

Thank Corey_C19
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The trail is a converted railroad bed covered with crushed limestone. Wide enough for two-way traffic. Dogs are welcome. No bathrooms or porta potties except for the Lawn playground and Twin Kiss entrance otherwise I would give a 5 star rating.

Thank efoodie01
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Connecting Elizabethtown and Mount Gretna with a well maintained path enjoy the country scenery. Fox and deer are occasionally spotted along the way. Parking is easy. You won't regret a bike ride on this trail. More for walking than hiking.

Thank Erika Z
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Whether you are going for a leisurely walk, a fitness run, or nice bike ride, the Conewago Recreation Trail is the place for you. It is mostly flat, being an old rail bed, and is covered with compacted, crushed stone. If you forget your fitness...More

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went on the trail for an all day bike ride. We biked the entire 14 mile trail back and forth and it was exhausting but absolutely worth it. Such a beautiful scenery you get to enjoy as you travel many towns....More

1  Thank zomgnicole
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