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      Geographically situated in both the Coastal Plain and Piedmont, this Park is the only bi-county park owned by M-NCPPC.

      The vegetation and wildlife will vary from our other parks due to its unique location. Of the 322 acres on the Montgomery County side, only 39 acres are developed because the area is environmentally sensitive

      Fairland has around 9+ miles of fun flowy natural surface trail, and 1.5 miles of paved trail. To do it all as a loop it run you about 12 miles. Its mostly easy with some moderate work outs on the Silverwood Trail. There are several side features through out, with an interesting technical boardwalk on the Pine Loop Trail. Don’t miss the roller coaster line on the Viper Trail going south. And not but not least, a long awaited mountain bike skills park is slowly rising out of an old abandoned gravel pit.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Parking Greencastle Playgrounds google parking directions
      Access Info:
      2 meeting points: Parking lot off Greencastle road near bathrooms and playgrounds or behind Ice House on Old Gunpowder road - take the gravel road from the back corner of the parking lot to the paved trail, singletrack trailhead is immediately on left
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,293
      State Ranking
      #8
      Trails
      7
      Total Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      791 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      432 ft
      Total Vertical
      191 ft
      Reports
      29
      Photos
      18
      Ridden Counter
      266

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      Videos of Fairland Recreational Park Mountain Bike

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