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      Central Maryland consists of Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Harford, and Howard counties, and also Baltimore City. The state capital, Annapolis, is located in Anne Arundel county.
      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      647
      Trails Mountain Bike
      654
      Trails E-Bike
      60
      Trails Hike
      639
      Trails Trail Running
      634
      Trails Horse
      27
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      3
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      3
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      3
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      4
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      522 miles
      Total Descent
      65,163 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,397 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,402 ft
      Reports
      9,321
      Photos
      1,397
      Ridden Counter
      87,532

      Popular Central Mountain Biking Trails

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      Morning Choice Main Section
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Rockburn Connector
      Rockburn Branch Park
      Ridge Trail
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Garrett's Pass
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Ridge Extension
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Twisties
      Rockburn Branch Park
      Morning Choice East Section
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Belmont Trail
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Chin Connector
      Bacon Ridge
      Barley and Hops
      Baltimore
      Swinging Bridge
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Skills Park Trail
      Rockburn Branch Park
      Vineyard Springs
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Belmont Trail
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Lewis and Clark
      Patapsco Valley State Park

      Central Mountain Bike Routes

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      Bacon Ridge Phase 1 & 2 Loop
      Bacon Ridge
      6 miles
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      Baltimore
      11 miles
      MVD Rockburn to Patapsco Avalon HOCO Loop
      Rockburn Branch Park
      14 miles
      BWI To Rockburn Skills Park
      Rockburn Branch Park
      9 miles
      Tour De Patapsco - Avalon/Glen Artney/Hilton/Orange Grove
      Elkridge
      20 miles
      Tour De Patapsco - Avalon / Orange Grove / Rockburn
      Elkridge
      20 miles
      Fairland Recreational Park
      Fairland Recreational Park
      13 miles
      Rockburn to Garret's Pass
      Rockburn Branch Park
      10 miles
      Fairland, Short Route-Discover Montgomery Series
      Burtonsville
      2 miles
      TDP - McKelding Quarry loop
      Ellicott City
      18 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 72 rides
      Yesterday
      • 141 rides
      Past Week
      • 764 rides

      Photos of Central Mountain Bike

      0 |
      Aug 4, 2022 @ 11:33am
      Aug 4, 2022
      trail: Redonkadonk
      2 |
      Jul 12, 2022 @ 9:58am
      Jul 12, 2022
      2 |
      Jul 10, 2022 @ 6:28pm
      Jul 10, 2022
      6 |
      Jul 10, 2022 @ 6:28pm
      Jul 10, 2022
      6 |
      Jul 4, 2022 @ 8:09am
      Jul 4, 2022
      13 |
      Jun 30, 2022 @ 10:21pm
      Jun 30, 2022
      71 |
      Dec 31, 2020 @ 9:31am
      Dec 31, 2020
      91 |
      May 19, 2018 @ 6:03pm
      May 19, 2018

      Videos of Central Mountain Bike

      Dirt jumps at Rockburn Skill Park
      trail: Rockburn
      38 | Jul 20, 2021
      Full sending on a drop
      235 | May 24, 2021
      Pyga Party Sky Tavern
      0:56 | 45 | Sep 28, 2020
      Rockburn Branch Skills park jump crash!
      trail: Rockburn
      0:12 | 196 | Aug 30, 2020
      Steamy Bacon Ridge
      1:26 | 94 | Aug 11, 2020
      Ramp Jump at Fairland Park Holly Trail Loop
      0:08 | 146 | Jun 16, 2020
      Failed jump attempt

      0:05 | 87 | May 14, 2020
      Quaker Short DH section
      0:45 | | May 10, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Shelter Rock Trail
      Little Gunpowder
      Aug 13, 2022 @ 2:40pm
      21 hours
      Dryd33williams1 bridge damage
      Petticoat Junction
      Little Gunpowder
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 7:10am
      Aug 9, 2022
      IdealMTBCKTree down.
      C Loop
      Loch Raven
      Aug 9, 2022 @ 4:48am
      Aug 9, 2022
      Variablenickmaffei Multiple trees down

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2892557AverybigboicommenttrailTwisties
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 7:09am
      5 hours
      user #2941706JamesAndrewsOqgwishlistrouteTour De Patapsco - Avalon/Glen Artney/Hilton/Orange Grove
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 6:17am
      5 hours
      user #2490853FeelTheRide12difficultyvotetrailRocks Trail (Roxy)
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 5:44am
      6 hours
      user #2490853FeelTheRide12commenttrailRocks Trail (Roxy)
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 5:41am
      6 hours
      user #1292852ReGGaMriddentrailSawmill Branch Trail
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 3:33am
      8 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2892557AverybigboitrailTwistiesFun to go down
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 7:09am
      5 hours
      user #2490853FeelTheRide12trailRocks Trail (Roxy)The pics of the signs are old they rebuilt the...
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 5:41am
      6 hours
      user #1491705jldmtn15trailMoab in MarylandThe trail has so many downed trees and logs....
      Jul 23, 2022 @ 2:08pm
      Jul 23, 2022
      user #1491705jldmtn15trailThe Valley of the KingsThe trail is completely overgrown. Lots of...
      Jul 23, 2022 @ 1:59pm
      Jul 23, 2022
      user #3116144josh50viWBtrailDeer Creek TrailJuly 19, 2022. Trail is currently impassable...
      Jul 19, 2022 @ 5:12pm
      Jul 19, 2022

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike654515 miles64,672 ft212 miles1,398 ft
      1,2879,30610696,794
      E-Bike6045 miles4,587 ft18 miles1,073 ft
      8,3208544
      Hike639514 miles63,793 ft210 miles1,398 ft
      799,248204,104
      Trail Running634512 miles63,622 ft209 miles1,398 ft
      269,246211,497
      Horse2722 miles2,014 ft9 miles725 ft
      42,2391338
      Dirtbike/Moto31 mile115 ft2,536 ft420 ft
      12,22031
      ATV/ORV/OHV31 mile115 ft2,536 ft420 ft
      2,21917
      Snowmobile12,205 ft36 ft433 ft52 ft
      210
      Snowshoe32,205 ft36 ft433 ft52 ft
      117
      Downhill Ski12,205 ft36 ft433 ft52 ft
      158
      Backcountry Ski41 mile269 ft2,628 ft889 ft
      16
      Nordic Ski12,205 ft36 ft433 ft52 ft
      126
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