On the trail, the slope or the water, Allegheny Ski & Sports Club members are on the lookout for outdoor fun by hiking, kayaking, skiing, bicycling or just getting together for a social outing. While centered in Altoona, we travel throughout the Alleghenies, including Blair, Bedford, Centre, Huntingdon, Cambria and Clearfield counties.
Hiking the Lost Turkey Trail, Babcock Picnic Area Trailhead
We will meet at the babcock picnic area off of Rt.56 near Winder Pa. We will do both loops. This hike doesn't require a shuttle. The hike is a little over 17 mile. There are no steep climbs. Overall elevation gain is around 1000 feet. There are muddy sections, you will get wet feet.
We will meet at the rattle snake rock parking lot. Then shuttle to the northern end to start the hike. We will hike approximately 8 mile the first day. 12 mile the second day, then 10mile the last day.