3,266 ft
Distance
32 ft
Climb
-176 ft
Descent
00:04:48
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Fair Hill
    Elkton, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #57524 in Mountain Biking

Very narrow. Some tight switchbacks and tight areas to tuck between trees.
Neat ruins at the top of the trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Tea Kettle/The Ruins bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -144 ft
  • Altitude min
    172 ft
  • Altitude max
    316 ft
  • Altitude start
    316 ft
  • Altitude end
    172 ft
  • Grade
    -4.411%
  • Grade max
    -20.392%
  • Grade min
    15.98%
  • Distance climb
    611 ft
  • Distance down
    2,280 ft
  • Distance flat
    375 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:48
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:34
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Status:
on Oct 14, 2018
Variable
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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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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 tea-kettle-the-ruins trailhead (39.720220, -75.836840)
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Tea Kettle/The Ruins Trail Reports

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Oct 14, 2018 @ 12:34pm
Oct 14, 2018
Cool short single track fun riding down from the campground area towards the creek
Jul 13, 2016 @ 6:00am
Jul 13, 2016
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Oct 14, 2018 @ 12:34pm
Oct 14, 2018
Tea Kettle/The Ruins

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Tea Kettle / The Ruins Fair Hill, MD **4K...
4:31 | 74 | Jun 2, 2018 , Elkton
Tea Kettle Fair Hill, MD
4:34 | 65 | Apr 29, 2018 , Elkton
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