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Mill Creek Trail

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Difficulty: Easy
Length: 4 miles
County: Elk

Trail Description

The Mill Creek Trail is 5.6 miles long, and connects the Brush Hollow Trails with the Twin Lakes Trail. The trailhead offers accessible parking and a restroom. This area is managed for recreation and wildlife habitat, mainly turkey and bear. Big Mill Creek is a popular trout fishing stream. The trailhead is located ten miles north of Ridgway on State Route 948. It can be found on the James City Quadrangle map. The trail is marked with off-white diamonds. It begins at the Brush Hollow Trail, and ends at the Twin Lakes Trail near Twin Lakes Recreation Area. The Twin Lakes Trail connects Twin Lakes Recreation Area with the North Country National Scenic Trail. Using this network of trails can take backpackers all across the Allegheny National Forest. The trail is best suited to hikers, although it is open to skiing and mountain biking. The Mill Creek Trail parallels Big Mill Creek, a popular trout stream. Camping is allowed along the trail, as long as your equipment does not block the trail.

Difficulty: Easy Length: 4 miles
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