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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other

      Popular Trail Networks

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      Patapsco Valley State Park 22 75 6 2
      Little Gunpowder 17 43 5
      Loch Raven 20 35 4
      Frederick Watershed 5 33 12 2
      Fair Hill 7 29
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      Region Details
      • 73
      • 14
      • 227
      • 357
      • 53
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of 1 days

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #32
      Trails (view details)
      739
      Trails Mountain Bike
      732
      Trails E-Bike
      18
      Trails Hike
      727
      Trails Trail Running
      726
      Trails Horse
      2
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowmobile
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      1
      Trails Downhill Ski
      1
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      1
      Trails Nordic Ski
      1
      Total Distance
      903 miles
      Total Descent
      118,476 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,094 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,095 ft
      Reports
      4,241
      Photos
      1,206
      Ridden Counter
      31,867

      Popular Maryland Mountain Biking Trails

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      Morning Choice Main Section
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Ridge Trail
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Garrett's Pass
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Morning Choice East Section
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Little Gunpowder Trail (White Blaze - Harford Rd to Bottom Rd)
      Little Gunpowder
      Swinging Bridge
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Water Bars
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Split Log Climb
      Little Gunpowder
      Rockburn Connector
      Rockburn Branch Park
      Hop the Snake
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Lewis and Clark
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Not Rockburn
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      River and Gun Roads Connector
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Vineyard Springs
      Patapsco Valley State Park
      Morning Choice West Section
      Patapsco Valley State Park

      Maryland Mountain Bike Routes

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      MVD Rockburn to Patapsco Avalon HOCO Loop
      Rockburn Branch Park
      14 miles
      Anne Arundel County Epic
      Annapolis Waterworks Trail
      28 miles
      Short Loop from Hamburg Rd
      Frederick Watershed
      5 miles
      Amy's Memorial Ride
      Little Gunpowder
      11 miles
      The Shed, A Moderate Length Difficult Loop
      Frederick Watershed
      6 miles
      Fairland Recreational Park
      Fairland Recreational Park
      13 miles
      Lower Patasco 26 mi route
      Rockburn Branch Park
      22 miles
      Sykesville Station to Ellicott City Station
      McKeldin Recreation Area
      23 miles
      Mid Level Short Challenge Loop
      Frederick Watershed
      7 miles
      Schaeffer Farm
      Schaeffer Farms Mountain Bike Park
      9 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 17 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 6 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 301 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Maryland Mountain Bike

      563 |
      Nov 3, 2016 @ 2:32pm
      Nov 3, 2016
      890 |
      Jun 13, 2016 @ 1:02am
      Jun 13, 2016
      461 |
      Jun 13, 2016 @ 12:36am
      Jun 13, 2016
      226 |
      Sep 20, 2012 @ 7:16am
      Sep 20, 2012

      Videos of Maryland Mountain Bike

      trail: Starstruck
      2:30 | 2 | Sep 20, 2019
      2019 Sheduro (Enduro Race)
      4:23 | 104 | Aug 20, 2019
      Weekender at Patapsco
      trail: Rootball
      1:35 | 44 | Apr 14, 2018
      Super Bowl Sunday Bonus Episode!
      1:00 | 40 | Apr 4, 2018

      Activity Feed

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      user #1917239Markh14addreportInner Loop
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 4:06pm
      21 hours
      user #436949fooj64riddentrailKubla Khan and 1 more
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 10:22am
      1 days
      user #1182700kartracer3addtrailPee Wee's Trail
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 3:34am
      1 days
      user #611761markhollowayupdatetrailTuckahoe Valley Trail
      Oct 22, 2019 @ 3:32am
      1 days
      user #1962805MonkjacwishlisttrailSwimming Prohibited
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 6:32pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

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      user #13651548dot3trailPurple TrailThis trail has multiple personalities and I...
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 8:57am
      Oct 14, 2019
      user #1602468PmellentrailPigs RunSign at the top says no bikes
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 1:21pm
      Oct 13, 2019
      user #1602468PmellenreportCollege LoopL eqt
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 12:45pm
      Oct 13, 2019
      user #1602468PmellenreportCollege LoopR
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 12:45pm
      Oct 13, 2019
      user #1827192Interstellarechoes5trailClimbing TrailThis trail is amazing to ride down or climb up!!
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 9:12am
      Oct 13, 2019

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Carson Farm Bike Parkskill parkGaithersburg
      Powderock BMX Trackskill parkFallston
      Rockburn Branch Skills Parkskill parkElkridge
      South Germantown Bike Parkskill parkGaithersburg
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