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Smays Trail

  It's a long drive from State College to Smays Trail but it sure is a nice trail. Hitting the trails is always a fun thing to do and Smays Trail in Centre County, Pennsylvania is a perfect place for getting out. Smays Trail is near McDonald Hollow which is beyond doubt worth visiting. Snow Shoe Park is a great local campground; the fine people of Sandy Ridge like to hang out nearby. Moshannon State Forest is a wonderful forest area close to Smays Trail, and
    do go to Smays Run while you're here at Smays Trail. There are some delightful whitewater spots on Black Moshannon Creek, and Smays Trail is a pleasant spot to visit for more than one day, Hemlock Acres Campground is a pleasant spot
to camp nearby. Don't forget to take a fine little trip to Shirks Run, and there's whitewater on Moshannon River for all you adrenaline kick people. What a site this is for outdoors folks. The high level of rain makes Smays Trail a pretty wet site. June is when you get the most rain here, and the driest month is January. Summer brings highs in the 70's to Smays Trail. Summer nighttime lows fall down to the 50's. The wintertime brings highs down to the 20's while Smays Trail nighttime low temperatures all through the wintertime are in the 10's. 

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These outdoors activities are available near Smays Trail.
 Campgrounds Near Smays Trail:
Black Moshannon State Park, Sandy Ridge , 3 miles away
Snow Shoe Park, Snow Shoe , 9 miles away
Hemlock Acres Campground, State College , 13 miles away
Camp Blue Diamond, Petersburg , 16 miles away
 Whitewater Near Smays Trail:
Black Moshannon Creek, Centre County , 3 miles away, Class II-III - 17.2 miles long (Black Moshannon State Park to Moshannon Creek)
Moshannon River, Clearfield/Centre County , 7 miles away, Class I-II - 12.5 miles long (Peale Bridge to West Br. Susquehanna River)
Mosquito Creek, Clearfield County , 20 miles away, Class II-III - 9.8 miles long (Gifford Run to West Branch Susquehanna)
 Hotels Near Smays Trail:
Fairfield Inn & Suites State College, State College , 9 miles away
Toftrees Golf Resort, State College , 9 miles away
Hampton Inn - Suites State College PA, State College , 10 miles away
Holiday Inn Express STATE COLLEGE @WILLIAMSBURG SQ, State College , 10 miles away
SpringHill Suites State College, State College , 10 miles away

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