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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
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  • Ideal
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Trail Popularity ?
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Radar Time
      Trails within and connecting to Gunpowder Falls State Park within the Big Gunpowder Falls watershed
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Park
      North Point Parking Lot A google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 5
      • 14

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jun 7, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      23 miles
      Total Descent
      1,361 ft
      Total Vertical
      370 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      389 ft
      Reports
      12
      Photos
      15
      Ridden Counter
      148

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Photos of Big Gunpowder Mountain Bike

      trail: Big Gunpowder
      29 |
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 7:25am
      Jul 13, 2020
      trail: Big Gunpowder
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      Jul 13, 2020 @ 7:25am
      Jul 13, 2020
      trail: Big Gunpowder
      25 |
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 7:25am
      Jul 13, 2020
      trail: Sweathouse
      18 |
      Apr 20, 2020 @ 6:07am
      Apr 20, 2020
      trail: Sweathouse
      17 |
      Apr 20, 2020 @ 6:06am
      Apr 20, 2020
      38 |
      Jul 2, 2017 @ 8:54am
      Jul 2, 2017
      33 |
      Jul 2, 2017 @ 8:54am
      Jul 2, 2017
      35 |
      Jul 2, 2017 @ 8:54am
      Jul 2, 2017

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Stocksdale Entrance
      Mar 17, 2021 @ 10:01am
      Mar 17, 2021
      DryPurecannablissHike
      Sweathouse
      Mar 17, 2021 @ 10:01am
      Mar 17, 2021
      Prevalent MudPurecannablissHike Quite muddy and had to cross water, was...
      Wildlands
      Nov 8, 2020 @ 7:07am
      Nov 8, 2020
      DryTroutusaHike We walked on a marked trail that does not...
      Lost Pond Trail
      May 14, 2020 @ 10:33am
      May 14, 2020
      DryThezedayzOvergrown brush and prickers. Tons of...
      Graham Stables Trail
      Apr 22, 2020 @ 6:04am
      Apr 22, 2020
      DryK3alba
      Big Gunpowder
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 10:34am
      Oct 15, 2019
      VariableRMortLots of large trees down a long the whole...

      Activity Feed

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      user #1957078RMortcommenttrailBig Gunpowder
      Apr 25, 2021 @ 4:50pm
      Apr 25, 2021
      user #1132238wandersahnriddentrailBig Gunpowder
      Apr 16, 2021 @ 7:45am
      Apr 16, 2021
      user #2171734eman936wishlistskillparkPowderock
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 7:08pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      user #2171734eman936voteskillparkPowderock
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 7:08pm
      Apr 6, 2021
      user #2171734eman936riddenskillparkPowderock
      Apr 6, 2021 @ 7:08pm
      Apr 6, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1957078RMorttrailBig GunpowderRoad from Harford Rd. To Bel Air Rd and the...
      Apr 25, 2021 @ 4:50pm
      Apr 25, 2021
      user #2338512bmorebridgestrailWildlandsTrailhead says no biking
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 7:16pm
      Aug 4, 2020
      user #2338512bmorebridgestrailStocksdaleSign at trailhead says no bikes allowed
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 7:15pm
      Aug 4, 2020
      user #2152099ThezedayztrailSawmillNot maintained tress fallen everywhere
      May 14, 2020 @ 10:31am
      May 14, 2020
      user #1957078RMorttrailBig GunpowderEverything upstream of Hartford Rd is pretty...
      Jan 30, 2020 @ 6:43am
      Jan 30, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Belmont Park 23.1 km
      Little Gunpowder 15 47 54.1 km
      Loch Raven 21 41 45.9 km
      Sweet Air 2 57.4 km
      Emily Bayless Graham Park8.4 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1923 miles1,362 ft6 miles371 ft
      #6,446#2,951913104
      Hike1923 miles1,362 ft6 miles371 ft
      #5,838#2,84961337
      Trail Running1923 miles1,362 ft6 miles371 ft
      #5,830#2,8411313
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