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1,079 mi 1,736 km of trail 43 Featured Hikes

Gems 5 Gems Easy Trails 443 Trails Intermediate Trails 188 Trails Hard Trails 20 Trails
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Favorite Annapolis Rock/Black Rock Cliffs Hike, MD

AT: Annapolis Rocks and Black Rock

8.0 mi 12.9 km • Out and Back • 932 ft Ascent 284.16 m Ascent

Singletrack Myersville, MD

( 39 )
Favorite The ruins of a C&O Canal Lockhouse stand outside of Harper's Ferry.

Maryland Heights Loop

6.8 mi 10.9 km • Loop • 1,488 ft Ascent 453.64 m Ascent

Singletrack Harpers Ferry, WV

( 25 )
Favorite Looking northwest on the Soapstone Trail

Soapstone, Sante Branch, Cascade, Ridge, Valley View

8.2 mi 13.1 km • Loop • 967 ft Ascent 294.86 m Ascent

Singletrack Arbutus, MD

( 18 )
Favorite Great Blue Heron closeup

Berma Road to Billy Goat Trail Section A

3.5 mi 5.7 km • Loop • 110 ft Ascent 33.53 m Ascent

Singletrack Potomac, MD

( 25 )
Favorite Signage at Vistor Center Trailhead.

Wolf Rock / Chimney Rock Loop

3.6 mi 5.7 km • Loop • 790 ft Ascent 240.81 m Ascent

Singletrack Thurmont, MD

( 21 )
Favorite Great Falls locks (and fugitive waterfall).

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Loop

1.6 mi 2.6 km • Loop • 51 ft Ascent 15.42 m Ascent

Singletrack Potomac, MD

( 4 )
Favorite LOVE is on the trail.

Loch Raven Seminary Scenic Loop

10.8 mi 17.4 km • Loop • 459 ft Ascent 140 m Ascent

Singletrack Hampton, MD

( 14 )
Favorite Intersection with Twin Oaks Trail

Pine Lick/Twin Oaks Loop

7.8 mi 12.5 km • Loop • 816 ft Ascent 248.57 m Ascent

Singletrack Hancock, MD

( 1 )

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1.6 mi 2.6 km #1 Billy Goat Trail Section A
Potomac, MD
1.6 mi 2.6 km Potomac, MD
All Clear
Update
Dry: Open when river is below 5' at Little Falls Gage. 4.2' today and Trail A was open! Best on dry days, rocks slippery when wet
96 days ago
26 
1.5 mi 2.4 km #2 Overlook Cliff Trail
Brunswick, MD
1.5 mi 2.4 km Brunswick, MD
All Clear
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Dry
18 days ago
23 
0.3 mi 0.5 km #3 Kilgore Falls Trail
Jarrettsville, MD
0.3 mi 0.5 km Jarrettsville, MD
Unknown
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4.4 mi 7.1 km #4 Patuxent Branch Trail
Riverside, MD
4.4 mi 7.1 km Riverside, MD
All Clear
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Some Mud
41 days ago
5.3 mi 8.5 km #5 Cross Island Trail
Stevensville, MD
5.3 mi 8.5 km Stevensville, MD
Unknown
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4.1 mi 6.6 km #6 Paint Branch Trail
Beltsville, MD
4.1 mi 6.6 km Beltsville, MD
Unknown
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4.8 mi 7.7 km #7 Black Hill Trail
Germantown, MD
4.8 mi 7.7 km Germantown, MD
Unknown
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0.2 mi 0.4 km #8 Red Trail (Monadnock Trail)
Urbana, MD
0.2 mi 0.4 km Urbana, MD
Unknown
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1.5 mi 2.5 km #9 Bennett Ridge Trail
Clarksburg, MD
1.5 mi 2.5 km Clarksburg, MD
Unknown
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3.2 mi 5.1 km #10 South Park Trail
Newark, DE
3.2 mi 5.1 km Newark, DE
Unknown
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2.3 mi 3.7 km #11 Western Piedmont Trail
Green Valley, MD
2.3 mi 3.7 km Green Valley, MD
Unknown
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3.2 mi 5.1 km #12 The Connector Trail
Emmitsburg, MD
3.2 mi 5.1 km Emmitsburg, MD
Unknown
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1.3 mi 2.1 km #13 Mule Skinner Loop Trail
Redland, MD
1.3 mi 2.1 km Redland, MD
Unknown
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0.9 mi 1.4 km #14 Belgian Loop Trail
Redland, MD
0.9 mi 1.4 km Redland, MD
Unknown
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2.7 mi 4.3 km #15 Little Gunpowder Trail (Harford Rd. to Bottom Rd.)
Pleasant Hills, MD
2.7 mi 4.3 km Pleasant Hills, MD
Unknown
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0.3 mi 0.4 km #16 Olmsted Island Bridges
Potomac, MD
0.3 mi 0.4 km Potomac, MD
Unknown
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13.5 mi 21.7 km #17 Algonquin Cross Country Trail
Snow Hill, MD
13.5 mi 21.7 km Snow Hill, MD
Unknown
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12.0 mi 19.3 km #18 Rachel Carson Greenway Trail
Kemp Mill, MD
12.0 mi 19.3 km Kemp Mill, MD
Unknown
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1.7 mi 2.8 km #19 Little Paint Branch Trail
Fairland, MD
1.7 mi 2.8 km Fairland, MD
Unknown
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1.1 mi 1.7 km #20 Milford Mill Trail
Milford Mill, MD
1.1 mi 1.7 km Milford Mill, MD
Unknown
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