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Ben Jacobs Trail

  It's a great trail for Jeepin' too
Says Harvey Stinkfinger

Hitting the trails is always a fun thing to do and Ben Jacobs Trail in Mifflin County, Pennsylvania is a good choice. Bob Kearns Campgrounds is a wonderful campground nearby; if you come at the right time of year, Kishacoquillas Creek offers some splendid whitewater. This is a popular site for folks from Milroy, and there's always Laurel Creek Dam to go to in the vicinity of Ben Jacobs Trail. Whitewater
    paddling is not for everyone but if it's for you then we recommend Elk Creek. A pleasant location to stop at close to Ben Jacobs Trail is Coxes Valley, and you can stay the night at Seven Mountains Campground. Places like Faust Flat
are splendid to pop by. All through the months of summer here at Ben Jacobs Trail, high temperatures commonly reach the 80's, and through the night it cools down to the 60's. The wintertime comes with highs in the 30's while the cold winter nights at Ben Jacobs Trail are in the 10's. Ben Jacobs Trail gets a typical amount of annual rainfall. Most of the rain falls during June, and January meanwhile is the driest month. 



Campgrounds Nearby
List of Nearby Campgrounds

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These outdoors activities are available near Ben Jacobs Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Ben Jacobs Trail:
Bob Kearns Campgrounds, Spring Mills , 2 miles away
Penn Roosevelt State Park, Centre Hall , 5 miles away
Seven Mountains Campground, Spring Mills , 7 miles away
Hartman Center Camp Cnfrnc, Milroy , 7 miles away
WaterSide Campground and RV Park, Lewistown , 10 miles away
 Whitewater Near Ben Jacobs Trail:
Kishacoquillas Creek, Mifflin County , 5 miles away, Class I-III - 7 miles long (Reedsville to Juniata River)
Elk Creek, Centre County , 17 miles away, Class I-III - 7.8 miles long (Smulton to Penns Creek)
Fishing Creek - Bald Eagle Tributary, Clinton County , 27 miles away, Class I-III - 31.4 miles long (Loganton to Pennsylvania Route 120)
 Public Lands Near Ben Jacobs Trail:
Catoctin Mountain Park, Thurmont - MD , 62 miles away
 Hotels Near Ben Jacobs Trail:
Best Western Nittany Inn Milroy, Milroy , 4 miles away
Keller House Bed And Breakfast, Centre Hall , 6 miles away
Quality Inn & Suites, Burnham , 7 miles away
Super 8 Burnham/Lewistown, Burnham , 7 miles away
The Penn Stater Conference Cen, State College , 12 miles away
 Lakes Near Ben Jacobs Trail
Clearview Reservoir, Juniata County , 13 miles away

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