1.0 mile
Distance
116 ft
Climb
-82 ft
Descent
00:06:44
Avg time

The Railroad Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Little Gunpowder
    Fallston, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #19014 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 95 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

Trail running along the old Ma & Pa Railroad bed on the Harford County side of the river

Access Info

Access from Laurel Brook Rd, near intersection with Bottom Rd

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for The Railroad mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    34 ft
  • Altitude min
    283 ft
  • Altitude max
    350 ft
  • Altitude start
    283 ft
  • Altitude end
    317 ft
  • Grade
    0.612%
  • Grade max
    -16.046%
  • Grade min
    24.811%
  • Distance climb
    2,201 ft
  • Distance down
    1,636 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,704 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:44
  • Avg reverse time
    00:10:53
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Status:
on Jul 30, 2021
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Avg: 4 (1 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
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Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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      The Railroad Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 32 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 614 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,710 rides
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      Photos

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      May 9, 2018 @ 5:34am
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      May 9, 2018 @ 5:33am
      May 9, 2018
      53 |
      Jun 20, 2017 @ 11:17am
      Jun 20, 2017
      48 |
      Jun 20, 2017 @ 11:16am
      Jun 20, 2017

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