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      Fair Hill is a 5,656 acre Natural Resources Management Area, where multiple management practices are employed for the maximum use and protection of Maryland's natural resources. Bordered by Pennsylvania to the north and less than one half mile west of Delaware, Fair Hill is known for its pristine fields, woodlands and natural beauty.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: State Park
      Gallaher Lot Parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 11
      • 1
      • 18
      • 50
      • 4

      Region Status
      Caution as of May 17, 2022
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      85
      Trails Mountain Bike
      86
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Horse
      15
      Trails Hike
      76
      Trails Trail Running
      76
      Total Distance
      64 miles
      Total Descent
      7,281 ft
      Total Vertical
      265 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      377 ft
      Reports
      480
      Photos
      42
      Ridden Counter
      12,218

      Photos of Fair Hill Mountain Bike

      trail: Blue Velvet
      14 |
      Jan 16, 2023 @ 5:30am
      Jan 16, 2023
      trail: Ramp Trail
      48 |
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 5:17pm
      Aug 19, 2022
      trail: Disneyworld
      24 |
      Jul 25, 2022 @ 12:10am
      Jul 25, 2022
      38 |
      Jul 24, 2022 @ 10:52pm
      Jul 24, 2022
      trail: Yea Yup
      83 |
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Oct 10, 2021
      trail: Yea Yup
      56 |
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Oct 10, 2021
      trail: Yea Yup
      70 |
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Oct 10, 2021
      trail: Yea Yup
      64 |
      Oct 10, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Oct 10, 2021

      Videos of Fair Hill Mountain Bike

      Fair Hill Big Elk Route
      trail: 5 Bridges
      0:52 | 138 | Jul 31, 2020
      yellow trail DH
      2:24 | 222 | Apr 22, 2015
      Blue Velvet - Fair Hill, MD
      70 | Apr 30, 2022 , Elkton
      Fox Chase Downhill - Fair Hill, MD
      trail: Fox Chase
      89 | Apr 27, 2022 , Elkton
      Lower Twilight - Fair Hill, MD
      71 | Apr 25, 2022 , Elkton
      Big Elk Ascension - Fair Hill, MD
      90 | Apr 21, 2022 , Elkton
      New jump trail in Fair Hill?? Green Trail Fair...
      4:52 | 205 | Mar 24, 2021 , Elkton
      Fair Hill, Elkton, MD Getting Lost on Twilight...
      5:38 | 216 | Feb 3, 2021 , Elkton

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      The Bridge
      Feb 6, 2023 @ 2:14am
      3 days
      IdealTrail's in great shape!Rogersgs
      Yea Yup
      Feb 6, 2023 @ 2:14am
      3 days
      IdealTrail's in great shapeRogersgs
      Fairgrounds
      Feb 6, 2023 @ 2:14am
      3 days
      VariableJust fine!Rogersgs
      Parking Connector
      Jan 18, 2023 @ 6:50am
      Jan 18, 2023
      VariableCouple tacky spots, but otherwise in...Rogersgs
      Sunken Bridge Connector
      Jan 17, 2023 @ 10:50pm
      Jan 17, 2023
      VariableGenerally in good shapeRogersgs
      Tea Kettle/The Ruins
      Jan 17, 2023 @ 10:50pm
      Jan 17, 2023
      VariableCouple tacky spots, but otherwise in...Rogersgs
      Twilight Zone
      Jan 17, 2023 @ 10:50pm
      Jan 17, 2023
      VariableCouple tacky spots, but otherwise in...Rogersgs
      Across the Field
      Jan 17, 2023 @ 10:50pm
      Jan 17, 2023
      VariableThis is a road - tire tracks are a bit...Rogersgs
      Yellow Singletrack
      Jan 5, 2023 @ 7:30am
      Jan 5, 2023
      IdealIt's amazing how dry and ridable this...Rogersgs
      Connector
      Jan 4, 2023 @ 11:30pm
      Jan 4, 2023
      IdealRogersgs

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1870697RogersgsaddreportThe Bridge and 2 more
      Feb 6, 2023 @ 1:14pm
      2 days
      user #2506108Mcklveen02wishlistregionFair Hill
      Jan 29, 2023 @ 4:08am
      Jan 29, 2023
      user #1870697RogersgsaddreportParking Connector and 4 more
      Jan 18, 2023 @ 9:33am
      Jan 18, 2023
      user #489767krewsmvaddphotoBorris MV at Blue Velvet in Elkton, Maryland, United States
      Jan 16, 2023 @ 5:35am
      Jan 16, 2023
      user #2420895Ambrose1i6AbkvotetrailHorse Jump and 4 more
      Jan 8, 2023 @ 10:46am
      Jan 8, 2023

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2079372Cf4012trailCampground DownhillNot a single black or double black by any...
      Oct 22, 2022 @ 7:02pm
      Oct 22, 2022
      user #3111230abradley77trailGlen FarmersReally fun trail with some jumps and berms on...
      Oct 4, 2022 @ 1:31pm
      Oct 4, 2022
      user #2985562db-11trailGravel/Field ConnectorIf ridden as plotted here, the section south...
      Jul 24, 2022 @ 11:59pm
      Jul 24, 2022
      user #20468974wlowtrailBoardwalk TrailTrail is currently closed
      Jul 2, 2022 @ 7:09am
      Jul 2, 2022
      user #1596700TerryD1111trailBoardwalk TrailOb bbv
      Jun 15, 2022 @ 11:58am
      Jun 15, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Crossan Park 13.7 km
      William M. Redd, Jr. Park 2 43.7 km
      White Clay Creek State Park 15 17 13.9 km
      Middle Run Valley Natural Area 12 164.8 km
      Iron Hill Park 1 15.5 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike8663 miles7,119 ft30 miles266 ft
      #589#3074248067,001
      E-Bike11,289 ft52 ft1,289 ft52 ft
      410189
      Horse157 miles577 ft3 miles226 ft
      372
      Hike7661 miles6,939 ft30 miles266 ft
      #433#2694721131
      Trail Running7661 miles6,939 ft30 miles266 ft
      #434#26847260
      • By perkinscl Spinners & contributors
      • Admins: Spinners
      • #14111 - 19,684 views

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