1 miles
Distance
164 ft
Climb
-121 ft
Descent
00:12:39
Avg time

Tears of Tom Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Little Gunpowder
    Fallston, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 60 in Hiking

A trail that will challenge you with a climb at the beginning and reward you with a descent at the end

Access Info

Enter at the end of the guardrail on Bottom Road, between Guyton Road and the small bridge. Other end is across from the beginning of David Hasselhoff's Balls, on Guyton Road

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Tears of Tom mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    44 ft
  • Altitude min
    266 ft
  • Altitude max
    420 ft
  • Altitude start
    268 ft
  • Altitude end
    312 ft
  • Grade
    0.8%
  • Grade max
    -19.6%
  • Grade min
    16.4%
  • Distance climb
    2,785 ft
  • Distance down
    2,008 ft
  • Distance flat
    784 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:39
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:04
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Status:
on Aug 3, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
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Max Vehicle Width
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Tears of Tom Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 295 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 0 rides
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      2 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag nostrava (May 27, 2020 at 19:26)
       LGP..home to some the worst named trails in the state.
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag 678never (May 27, 2020 at 20:16)
       Seriously, they should be embarrassed.
      [Reply]

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