2 miles
Distance
530 ft
Climb
-579 ft
Descent
00:21:07
Avg time

Ridge Details

  • Riding Area
    Patapsco Valley State Park
    Baltimore, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #14382 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Access Info

Start at the swinging bridge parking area and ride back the way you drove in, past the bathrooms until you come to a fire road which is the start of the trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ridge bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -49 ft
  • Altitude min
    111 ft
  • Altitude max
    300 ft
  • Altitude start
    196 ft
  • Altitude end
    147 ft
  • Grade max
    -53.638%
  • Grade min
    80.494%
  • Distance climb
    3,554 ft
  • Distance down
    4,499 ft
  • Distance flat
    2,602 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:07
  • Avg reverse time
    00:22:53
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Status:
on Nov 4, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Directions to ridge-27145 trailhead (39.225900, -76.732710)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 35 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 240 rides
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      Photos

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      Jun 30, 2018 @ 1:18pm
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      Ridge, My City
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      Ridge, My City
      16 |
      Apr 18, 2018 @ 9:49pm
      Apr 18, 2018
      Ridge, My City
      17 |
      Apr 18, 2018 @ 9:49pm
      Apr 18, 2018
      Ridge, My City

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag JBenoit31 (Apr 18, 2018 at 21:47)
       Wicked awesome trail. Full of great climbs, sweet downhills, and some great technical root sections, rock garden sections, and sweet flow. One of my fav's now!
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