1 miles
Distance
205 ft
Climb
-242 ft
Descent
00:13:25
Avg time

The Rusty Trombone Details

  • Riding Area
    Little Gunpowder
    Fallston, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #2092 in Mountain Biking

Winding trail with dips, climbs and descents

Access Info

Access from the Graffiti Loop trail or The Railroad trail

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Rusty Trombone bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -36 ft
  • Altitude min
    271 ft
  • Altitude max
    373 ft
  • Altitude start
    361 ft
  • Altitude end
    325 ft
  • Grade
    -0.487%
  • Grade max
    -23.376%
  • Grade min
    30.112%
  • Distance climb
    3,091 ft
  • Distance down
    2,807 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,560 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:32
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Status:
on Sep 22, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
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-rusty-trombone trailhead (39.507480, -76.430678)
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The Rusty Trombone Trail Reports

datedescription
Sep 22, 2018 @ 5:34am
Sep 22, 2018
reporter
Aug 25, 2018 @ 5:39am
Aug 25, 2018
reporter Tree still down at the closest point to the river
Aug 24, 2018 @ 3:40am
Aug 24, 2018
Tree blocking the trail at the bottom close to the water. Muddy patches throughout.
Jul 4, 2018 @ 5:47am
Jul 4, 2018
reporter
Jun 29, 2018 @ 5:57am
Jun 29, 2018
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Photos

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42 |
Jun 2, 2017 @ 3:14pm
Jun 2, 2017
The Rusty Trombone, My City
159 |
Sep 10, 2016 @ 7:26pm
Sep 10, 2016
The Rusty Trombone, Gunpowder

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag Bennnnnn (Jun 21, 2018 at 12:47)
 Probably the best trail out here
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