4,542 ft
Distance
103 ft
Climb
-89 ft
Descent
00:10:16
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Schaeffer Farms Mountain Bike Park
    Gaithersburg, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #46759 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #76344 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking

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Orange Trail (South) is a 4,542 ft moderately popular green singletrack trail located near Gaithersburg Maryland. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 10 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Orange Trail (South) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    14 ft
  • Altitude min
    308 ft
  • Altitude max
    361 ft
  • Altitude start
    346 ft
  • Altitude end
    360 ft
  • Grade
    0.303%
  • Grade max
    -10.886%
  • Grade min
    18.574%
  • Distance climb
    1,910 ft
  • Distance down
    2,104 ft
  • Distance flat
    528 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:01
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Status:
on Jun 3, 2022
Prevalent Mud
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Variable
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      Orange Trail (South) Trail Reports

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      Jun 3, 2022 @ 8:22am
      Jun 3, 2022
      Overgrown brush and muddy. I wouldn't come back here until late fall or winter when all the brush is died way.
      Apr 24, 2022 @ 9:39am
      Apr 24, 2022
      Significant amount of downed trees on this trail.
      Jan 30, 2022 @ 7:09am
      Jan 30, 2022
      Nov 4, 2021 @ 2:39pm
      Nov 4, 2021
      Sep 2, 2021 @ 2:40pm
      Sep 2, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 65 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 479 rides
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      May 23, 2020 @ 9:25am
      May 23, 2020
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      May 23, 2020 @ 9:25am
      May 23, 2020

      Routes with this trail

      titledistance
      Schaeffer Farms 1/2311 miles
      8 Mile Schaeffer farm ride8 miles

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