Kinzua Valley Trail Rules and Safety Tips


Trail Rules

  • Hiking, biking, jogging, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing are welcome along the entire trail. Equestrian use will soon be permitted on designated sections of the trail from westline to us route 219.
  • No motorized vehicles, except handicapped electric scooters and power chairs. No golf carts allowed.
  • Pack-it-in, Pack-it-out. Please don't litter or leave behind belongings.
  • Pedestrians have the right of way.
  • Stay on the trail and respect private property.
  • Children under the age of 12 operating a bicycle or as passengers are required by PA law to wear a helmet.
  • Animals must be under owners control. Pet waste must be removed from the trail.
  • No fires or camping, except in designated areas.

Trail Safety Tips

  • Use common sense, courtesy, and caution.
  • When bicycling, wear a helmet.
  • Keep to the right, pass on the left.
  • Give an audible signal when passing other trail users.
  • Check your bike, skis and gear for any issues before embarking.
  • Carry a map, always know where you are.
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  • During hunting season use extra caution - check the Pennsylvania game commission's website for dates of hunting seasons, and always wear florescent orange when accessing the trail during these times of the year.