3 miles
Distance
171 ft
Climb
-199 ft
Descent
00:19:45
Avg time

Old Main Line Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    McKeldin Recreation Area
    Sykesville, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking
    #73106 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    20 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Flat, mostly double-track with access to trails on the Howard County side. Some nice views of the Patapsco. Can be wet/muddy in places

Access Info

from Maryland Department of Natural Resources website:

Patapsco Valley State Park - Daniels Area
2090 Daniels Road
Ellicott City MD 21043
GPS 39313665 76.81557


Take Route 40 West to the second light which is Rogers Avenue. Turn Right. Follow Rogers Avenue to Old Frederick Road. Turn right. Then turn left onto Daniels Road.

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More Stats for Old Main Line Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -27 ft
  • Altitude min
    219 ft
  • Altitude max
    259 ft
  • Altitude start
    253 ft
  • Altitude end
    225 ft
  • Grade
    -0.204%
  • Grade max
    -28.46%
  • Grade min
    22.926%
  • Distance climb
    4,288 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,654 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:45
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:18
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Status:
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Old Main Line Trail Trail Reports

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      Sep 3, 2018 @ 6:42am
      Sep 3, 2018
      Dry with the normal wet areas
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 6 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
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      • 24 rides
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