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This is a trail with rolling, small hills that hugs and wanders along the shoreline for 5 miles.


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4.7

Miles

7.5

KM

Point to Point

541' 165 m

High

423' 129 m

Low

389' 119 m

Up

367' 112 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

12%

Max Grade (7°)

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Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · River/Creek · Spring

Need to Know

The best parking area is at the West End of Old Liberty Rd. Go through the gate and down the somewhat paved, somewhat gravel road about 100 yds, and you'll find the entrance to the trail on the left. On the other end of the trail, you'll find yourself back on Old Liberty Road again; this is a simple, paved road that you can follow to get back to your car.

Description

This is a well-maintained trail that will give you wonderful views of Liberty Reservoir. You'll find many interconnected trails so that you can skip many parts of the shoreline, but where is the fun in that! You'll have to navigate some small ups and downs along the shore. This trail also is great for mountain biking, so be aware, especially on the weekend, of the potential for a bike coming in hot around one of those small, tight turns.

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Shared By:

Chris Coder with improvements by Mike T

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  4.4 from 12 votes

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#94

in Maryland

#6,829

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My daughter took a little shortcut!
Jul 14, 2020 near Eldersburg, MD

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Mar 14, 2020
brent birsa
Mar 14, 2020
Thomas Daley
May 30, 2019
Kristen May
Apr 2, 2019
Mike T
5mi — 1h 40m
Mar 17, 2019
Emilie Sullivan
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