9.1 miles
Distance
720 ft
Climb
-722 ft
Descent
429 ft
High Point

This loop ties in the Diabase Trail and the best of Schaeffer Farms.

Detailed Description
Schaeffer Farm is a 9 mile popular easy route located near Germantown Maryland. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 4 trails. This route climbs 720 ft with a max elevation of 429 ft then descends -722 ft.
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1 Review & Comments

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Grillonc (Mar 9, 2021 at 16:02)
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Trails in Route

Diabase Trail2 miles
Yellow Trail3 miles
Green Trail1,247 ft

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    7
More Stats for Schaeffer Farm mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    229 ft
  • Altitude start
    406 ft
  • Altitude end
    404 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -26.7%
  • Grade min
    24.5%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Diabase Trail
May 17, 2022 @ 2:44pm
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Yellow Trail
May 17, 2022 @ 2:44pm
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Green Trail
May 10, 2022 @ 2:52pm
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