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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Maryland’s portion of the Washington metropolitan area consists of Frederick, Montgomery, and Prince George’s counties.
      AKA: DC Metro
      Region Details
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      • 41
      • 17


      Caution on Jan 7, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      70
      Trails Mountain Bike
      70
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      69
      Trails Trail Running
      69
      Total Distance
      103 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      47 miles
      Total Descent
      13,117 ft
      Total Vertical
      661 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      720 ft
      Reports
      129
      Photos
      10
      Ridden Counter
      1,393

      Photos of Capitol Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Dec 7, 2018 @ 6:02pm
      Dec 7, 2018
      11 |
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 6:35pm
      Jul 30, 2018
      Lake Shore Trail, Rockville
      22 |
      Jul 12, 2018 @ 8:55am
      Jul 12, 2018
      Seneca Bluffs Trail, My City
      334 |
      Dec 11, 2016 @ 10:55am
      Dec 11, 2016
      Seneca Ridge Trail, Baltimore
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      Videos of Capitol Mountain Bike

      1:36 | 67 | Jul 7, 2017
      Cabin John Trail W/ Miller and Mike
      trail: Cabin John
      14:53 | 100 | Sep 6, 2016
      white trail power line decent
      1:20 | 128 | Apr 22, 2015
      Biking Bad at Schaeffer Farms with GoPro Hero...
      11:27 | 13 | Dec 7, 2018
      more videos »

      Capitol Mountain Bike Routes

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      Schaeffer Farm
      9 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1247375MooseTendertrailCabin JohnMore trails are being added north of Tuckerman...
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