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Rattling Run Trail

  A long drive separates Harrisburg-Carlisle from Rattling Run Trail, but hiking along this trail is very enjoyable. Put on your hiking shoes and hit the trail, Rattling Run Trail in Dauphin County, Pennsylvania is a perfect place for getting out. Gifford Pinchot State Park is a glorious place to go to; there are some great whitewater spots on Susquehanna River. Camping at Park Away Park is always a tremendous experience, and if you come at the right time of
    year, Conewago Creek - East offers some great whitewater. If you came to camp Hershey Highmeadow Campground is a nice location to do that; folks from Halifax love to come here. A typical amount of rain falls here at Rattling Run Trail.
The month of June is the wettest with most of the rain; the driest month is February. For the duration of the summer months here at Rattling Run Trail, high temperatures typically reach the 80's with night lows in the 60's. Through the wintertime highs are commonly in the 30's; during the dark hours in the winter at Rattling Run Trail temperatures dip to the 10's. 

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These outdoors activities are available near Rattling Run Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Rattling Run Trail:
Peters Mt Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Halifax , 7 miles away
Bullfrog Valley Pond Park, Hummelstown , 12 miles away
Hershey Highmeadow Campground, Hershey , 12 miles away
Rausch Gap Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Williamstown , 13 miles away
Clarks Ferry Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Marysville , 15 miles away
 Whitewater Near Rattling Run Trail:
Conewago Creek - East, Lancaster/ Dauphin County , 17 miles away, Class I-III - 6.2 miles long (Aberdeen Mills to Hillsdale Road)
Susquehanna River, Lancaster/York County , 18 miles away, Class II(III) - 2 miles long (Marietta to Columbia)
Beaver Creek, York County , 19 miles away, Class III-IV - 1.5 miles long (Alpine Road to Bull Road)
Susquehanna River, York County , 22 miles away, Class III - 2 miles long (Saginaw Railroad Bridge)
Codorus Creek, York County , 22 miles away, Class II(III) - 4.4 miles long (Pennsylvania Route 24 to Codorus Furnace Road)
 Public Lands Near Rattling Run Trail:
Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont - MD , 62 miles away
Gifford Pinchot State Park, Pennsylvania , 20 miles away
 Hotels Near Rattling Run Trail:
Candlewood Suites HARRISBURG, Harrisburg , 5 miles away
Ramada Harrisburg/Hershey Area, Harrisburg , 5 miles away
Holiday Inn Express HARRISBURG NE, Harrisburg , 5 miles away
Quality Inn Harrisburg - Hershey Area, Harrisburg , 5 miles away
Sleep Inn & Suites Harrisburg - Hershey North, Harrisburg , 5 miles away
 Lakes Near Rattling Run Trail
Shuey Lake, Lebanon County , 16 miles away
Sunshine Fines Pond, Northumberland County , 18 miles away

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