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      Western Maryland is a rural area consisting of Montgomery, Frederick, Washington, Allegany and Garrett counties.
      Region Details
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      168
      Trails Mountain Bike
      157
      Trails E-Bike
      86
      Trails Horse
      16
      Trails Hike
      166
      Trails Trail Running
      166
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      8
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      8
      Trails Snowmobile
      7
      Trails Snowshoe
      14
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      6
      Trails Nordic Ski
      11
      Total Distance
      331 miles
      Total Descent
      27,572 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,831 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,095 ft
      Reports
      760
      Photos
      162
      Ridden Counter
      29,805

      Outside Logo Articles

      Race Report: 2019 Sheduro Race Report - Frederick Watershed, Maryland
      Aug 22, 2019 from pinkbike.com
      One of the rockiest trail systems on the East Coast had record attendance during the 2019 Bike Doctor Sheduro

      Popular Western Region MD Mountain Biking Trails

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      Thayer Trace Trail
      Deep Creek Lake State Park
      Indian Turnip Trail
      Deep Creek Lake State Park
      GAP (Stateline to Cumberland)
      Allegany County
      Cherry Creek Phase 2
      Deep Creek Lake State Park
      COC (Williamsport to Harpers Ferry)
      Washington County
      Beckman's Trail
      Deep Creek Lake State Park
      Cherry Creek Loop
      Deep Creek Lake State Park
      Red Trail
      Fork Run Recreation Area
      Beige Trail
      Fork Run Recreation Area
      Silver Trail
      Fork Run Recreation Area
      IMBA Trainer
      Fork Run Recreation Area
      Green Trail
      Fork Run Recreation Area
      Lookout Trail
      Deep Creek Lake State Park
      COC (Little Orleans to Williamsport)
      Washington County
      Sweet Caroline
      Greenbrier State Park

      Western Region MD Mountain Bike Routes

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      Fork Run with extra DH
      Fork Run Recreation Area
      10 miles
      Deep Creek Enduro
      Deep Creek Lake State Park
      16 miles
      Rocky Gap Day 1
      Rocky Gap State Park
      8 miles
      Deep Creek Sampler
      Deep Creek Lake State Park
      17 miles
      Cumberland to Ohiopyle
      Cumberland
      72 miles
      Rocky Gap day 2
      Rocky Gap State Park
      7 miles

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      Past Week
      • 14 rides

      Photos of Western Region MD Mountain Bike

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      Sep 21, 2023 @ 10:07am
      Sep 21, 2023
      trail: Acorn Loop
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      Sep 21, 2023 @ 10:07am
      Sep 21, 2023
      trail: Acorn Loop
      11 |
      Sep 21, 2023 @ 10:07am
      Sep 21, 2023
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      Sep 20, 2012 @ 7:16am
      Sep 20, 2012
      326 |
      Sep 20, 2012 @ 7:16am
      Sep 20, 2012
      214 |
      Sep 20, 2012 @ 7:16am
      Sep 20, 2012

      Videos of Western Region MD Mountain Bike

      Deep Creek Lake State Park - Thayer Trace...
      39 | Aug 8, 2023
      Deep Creek Lake State Park - Beckman's Trail
      19 | Jul 25, 2023
      Deep Creek Lake State Park - Indian Turnip Trail
      50 | Jul 19, 2023
      Wisp - Smooth Operator
      5:08 | 627 | Aug 27, 2012
      Wisp - Skid Alley to Easy Does It
      3:31 | 184 | Aug 13, 2011
      Wisp Resort July 2011 - Resurrection
      2:46 | 346 | Jul 31, 2011
      Wisp Ressort July 2011 - Skid Alley
      3:21 | 167 | Jul 31, 2011
      EMBRACE THE CHUNK || THE BIKE-IT LIST || Deep...

      9:34 | 63 | May 12, 2023

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      Feb 10, 2024

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      PaddyOOHHtrailBeckman's TrailTree down on beckman
      Nov 6, 2023 @ 10:49am
      Nov 6, 2023
      PaddyOOHHreportBeckman's TrailTreee down on Beckmann
      Nov 6, 2023 @ 10:48am
      Nov 6, 2023
      DADventureTVtrailLonacona Loop EastWow what a fun trail. Very well built for...
      Oct 8, 2023 @ 4:48pm
      Oct 8, 2023
      DADventureTVtrailLookout TrailWhy would you want to ride this up? There are...
      Sep 2, 2023 @ 1:31pm
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      lazysodtrailSweet CarolineThe part of every Greenbrier ride that I look...
      Aug 22, 2023 @ 7:04am
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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike156304 miles22,959 ft124 miles2,831 ft
      14075869,983
      E-Bike86106 miles13,760 ft50 miles2,287 ft
      27222176
      Horse1618 miles2,159 ft8 miles2,100 ft
      21
      Hike166327 miles25,958 ft132 miles2,818 ft
      2075321,021
      Trail Running166327 miles25,958 ft132 miles2,818 ft
      7531213
      Dirtbike/Moto88 miles715 ft3 miles971 ft
      212
      ATV/ORV/OHV88 miles715 ft3 miles971 ft
      215
      Snowmobile74 miles207 ft1 mile240 ft
      2
      Snowshoe1420 miles1,831 ft8 miles564 ft
      25
      Backcountry Ski61 mile269 ft2,789 ft1,654 ft
      246
      Nordic Ski1120 miles1,831 ft8 miles564 ft
      241
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