1 miles
Distance
116 ft
Climb
-82 ft
Descent
00:06:36
Avg time

The Railroad Details

  • 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
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Global Ranking
    #19014 in Mountain Biking

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
More Stats for The Railroad bike 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
    00:06:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:04
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Status:
on Dec 7, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4 (1 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 the-railroad trailhead (39.507310, -76.429213)
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The Railroad Trail Reports

Photos

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May 9, 2018 @ 5:34am
May 9, 2018
The Railroad, My City
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May 9, 2018 @ 5:33am
May 9, 2018
The Railroad, My City
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Jun 20, 2017 @ 11:17am
Jun 20, 2017
The Railroad, My City
21 |
Jun 20, 2017 @ 11:16am
Jun 20, 2017
The Railroad, My City

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