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      Gambrill State Park is located just outside Frederick, Maryland in the eastern United States. This park has several hiking trails and is a popular destination for area mountain bikers. There is also a picnic area with a playground and a small pond. Fishing is permitted at the pond.
      Gambrill State Park Trail System Parking Lot google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Gambrill State Park is approximately 51 miles (82 km) northwest of Washington, D.C. and 53 miles (85 km) west of Baltimore on Catoctin Mountain. Gambrill Park Road is located approximately six miles (10 km) away from Frederick on Route 40 West. The park road traverses Catoctin Mountain, and accesses the campground, the trailhead, and the High Knob areas of this park.
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of May 23, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent
      2,237 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,474 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,754 ft
      Reports
      51
      Photos
      33
      Ridden Counter
      1,860

      Gambrill State Park Mountain Bike Routes

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      Yellow Loop
      7 miles
      beans
      13 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance

      Photos of Gambrill State Park Mountain Bike

      15 |
      Sep 16, 2019 @ 8:14am
      Sep 16, 2019
      trail: Yellow Trail
      89 |
      Feb 6, 2019 @ 9:29am
      Feb 6, 2019
      trail: Yellow Trail
      48 |
      Feb 6, 2019 @ 9:22am
      Feb 6, 2019
      trail: Yellow Trail
      53 |
      Feb 6, 2019 @ 8:47am
      Feb 6, 2019
      trail: Yellow Trail
      16 |
      Feb 6, 2019 @ 8:40am
      Feb 6, 2019
      trail: Yellow Trail
      43 |
      Feb 6, 2019 @ 8:40am
      Feb 6, 2019
      trail: Yellow Trail
      29 |
      Feb 6, 2019 @ 8:39am
      Feb 6, 2019
      trail: Yellow Trail
      22 |
      Feb 6, 2019 @ 8:39am
      Feb 6, 2019

      Videos of Gambrill State Park Mountain Bike

      Gambrill Black trail DH
      8:48 | 193 | Dec 7, 2015
      Original route on one of the first trails i made
      trail: Yellow
      1:01 | 274 | Oct 2, 2014
      refried bees
      trail: Yellow
      1:01 | 107 | Aug 2, 2014
      Foutainhead Funday
      1:08 | 376 | Jun 29, 2014
      Liberty Jamboree 2013
      trail: Yellow
      0:29 | 39 | Aug 4, 2013
      Gambrill State Park
      2:55 | 247 | Feb 1, 2012

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1433127endurocalebriddentrailYellow Poplar and 9 more
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 8:17am
      Jun 6, 2021
      user #2195065LosCheeseaddreportConnector and 1 more
      May 23, 2021 @ 3:10pm
      May 23, 2021
      user #2195065LosCheeseriddentrailYellow Trail
      May 23, 2021 @ 11:41am
      May 23, 2021
      user #2615259JIdonidifficultyvotetrailYellow Poplar
      May 8, 2021 @ 12:01pm
      May 8, 2021
      user #2455424bandianriddentrailRed Trail and 1 more
      Apr 18, 2021 @ 4:49pm
      Apr 18, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2615259JIdonitrailYellow PoplarThis is absolutely not a green trail. Loose...
      Mar 31, 2021 @ 12:12am
      Mar 31, 2021
      user #2615259JIdonitrailYellow PoplarNot green. Several techy drops and loose rock.
      Mar 31, 2021 @ 12:02am
      Mar 31, 2021
      user #2168063CureckleyreportAccess RoadC c kze deg Vrf VX
      Jun 4, 2020 @ 3:07pm
      Jun 4, 2020
      user #1623394WenjtutrailBlack TrailStarts pretty tame from parking lot but starts...
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 7:01pm
      Dec 30, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Frederick Watershed 5 40 14 43.5 km
      Greenbrier State Park 1 10 18.6 km
      Cunningham Falls State Park10.8 km
      Rivers Edge Trails12.3 km
      Rivers Edge Trails 4 412.3 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1913 miles2,238 ft6 miles1,473 ft
      #3,686#1,67033512755
      Hike1913 miles2,238 ft6 miles1,473 ft
      #3,143#1,551481136
      Trail Running1913 miles2,238 ft6 miles1,473 ft
      #3,145#1,55048144
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