Short Knob Loop via Swift Run Trail and Thick Mountain Trail

based on 4 tracks & routes
3.3 mi
1 hrs 43 min
758 ft
Elev Gain


This is a moderate loop trail in Snyder-Middleswarth Natural Area.

This trail goes by Short Knob and Snyder Middleswart Picnic Area.

Getting Started

This hike begins from the Snyder Middleswarth Picnic Area, located on Swift Run Road. You'll begin by hiking up stream (Swift Run) for a short bit, a gorgeous setting for a trail! You'll turn left and head up to the ridge. Once on top turn left again and follow the ridge, before heading back down to the start.

Taking Children

Children should be able to complete this hike, but allow plenty of time, as there are many rocks on top of the ridge.

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Public Tracks

There are no published trips for this hike. There are 4 private trips.

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