4,738 ft
Distance
166 ft
Climb
-198 ft
Descent
00:06:17
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Dark Branch Loop Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Little Bennett Regional Park
    Clarksburg, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #9576 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #90462 in Trail Running
    • #47554 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 20 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Montgomery County

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Dark Branch Loop is a 4,738 ft popular green singletrack trail located near Clarksburg Maryland. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill primary and has a easy overall physical rating with a 166 ft green climb. On average it takes 6 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Dark Branch Loop mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -32 ft
  • Altitude min
    534 ft
  • Altitude max
    613 ft
  • Altitude start
    566 ft
  • Altitude end
    534 ft
  • Grade
    -0.669%
  • Grade max
    -27.801%
  • Grade min
    22.454%
  • Distance climb
    2,135 ft
  • Distance down
    1,998 ft
  • Distance flat
    605 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:17
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:10
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on Oct 7, 2022
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      Dark Branch Loop Trail Reports

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      Oct 7, 2022 @ 7:57am
      Oct 7, 2022
      Aug 27, 2022 @ 5:59am
      Aug 27, 2022
      Mar 20, 2022 @ 10:54am
      Mar 20, 2022
      Jun 9, 2021 @ 4:00am
      Jun 9, 2021
      Dry and nice. You will have to dodge horse poop and cicadas however.
      Mar 10, 2021 @ 1:49pm
      Mar 10, 2021
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      6 Months
      • 160 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
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      • 1,078 rides
      • Last: Nov 26, 2022

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      Jul 17, 2020 @ 9:38pm
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