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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Variable
  • Ideal
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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      The Watershed is a treasured jewel to area mountain bikers. It has has fantastic riding opportunities but like Gambrill the trails are rocky and technical. Due to advanced terrain and unmarked, the Watershed is a poor choice for beginners.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: City Managed
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      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 11
      • 5
      • 40
      • 14
      • 4

      Region Status
      Open as of 16 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      76
      Trails Mountain Bike
      75
      Trails E-Bike
      2
      Trails Hike
      69
      Trails Trail Running
      69
      Total Distance
      86 miles
      Total Descent
      18,466 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,353 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,861 ft
      Reports
      615
      Photos
      107
      Ridden Counter
      9,226

      Photos of Frederick Watershed Mountain Bike

      trail: Skink
      7 |
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 12:16pm
      Jun 13, 2021
      trail: Skink
      7 |
      Jun 9, 2021 @ 10:24am
      Jun 9, 2021
      3 |
      May 22, 2021 @ 7:38am
      May 22, 2021
      trail: Reanimator
      103 |
      Dec 28, 2020 @ 5:54pm
      Dec 28, 2020
      trail: Reanimator
      67 |
      Dec 28, 2020 @ 5:54pm
      Dec 28, 2020
      trail: Wayne's Trail
      80 |
      Nov 22, 2020 @ 10:54am
      Nov 22, 2020
      202 |
      Sep 28, 2020 @ 1:25pm
      Sep 28, 2020
      118 |
      Sep 27, 2020 @ 8:02am
      Sep 27, 2020

      Videos of Frederick Watershed Mountain Bike

      catovid
      5:04 | 245 | Sep 9, 2020
      wrong turns and loamy turns
      trail: Fun House
      4:00 | 171 | Sep 9, 2020
      Lawnmower gully washout
      trail: Lawnmower
      0:12 | 167 | Jun 14, 2020
      Drops Sector first try
      0:13 | 311 | Jun 14, 2020
      Big boy crash
      trail: Creampie
      0:13 | 1029 | Feb 16, 2020
      Frederick Watershed Freeride Area
      0:13 | 517 | Nov 13, 2019
      2019 Sheduro (Enduro Race)
      4:23 | 451 | Aug 20, 2019
      Albatross - The Shed - Raw
      trail: Albatross
      2:22 | 1131 | Dec 3, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Creampie
      May 28, 2021 @ 5:38am
      May 28, 2021
      Idealstunnanumma1Tree down right in the middle. Too big...
      A-Line
      May 27, 2021 @ 7:56am
      May 27, 2021
      DryprojectnortheastThis trail basically doesn't exist anymore

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2724455Scottyvn0TKhaddreportBoundary Line
      Jun 19, 2021 @ 2:37pm
      16 hours
      user #1815474teleskopewishlisttrailKubla Khan
      Jun 16, 2021 @ 5:46am
      Jun 16, 2021
      user #1355465ibis88riddentrailUnknown Name
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 5:11pm
      Jun 13, 2021
      user #1678865Gdg1addphoto in Frederick, Maryland, United States
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 12:16pm
      Jun 13, 2021
      user #2040514TJZriddentrailExtended Death March
      Jun 13, 2021 @ 10:12am
      Jun 13, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1390977stunnanumma1trailCreampieno
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 5:20pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      user #1626347yoimaninjatrailKubla KhanBorderline double black, if you want it. Some...
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 5:09pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      user #1626347yoimaninjatrailCreampieSerious gnarly chunk and STEEP. Used all my...
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 5:05pm
      Jun 6, 2021
      user #2490853FeelTheRide12trailUnknown NameWhy did the trail name switch to unknown? If...
      Jun 5, 2021 @ 3:24am
      Jun 5, 2021
      user #1390977stunnanumma1trailF2/New BergNew Berg is legit. People who do not like it,...
      May 21, 2021 @ 6:21am
      May 21, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike7473 miles16,453 ft37 miles1,181 ft
      #489#240107616177,250
      E-Bike27 miles712 ft1 mile978 ft
      #1,572#386475154
      Hike6979 miles13,573 ft37 miles1,352 ft
      #416#2405752275
      Trail Running6979 miles13,573 ft37 miles1,352 ft
      #419#2405751058
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