1.4 miles
Distance
205 ft
Climb
-242 ft
Descent
00:13:44
Avg time

The Trombone Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Little Gunpowder
    Fallston, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, Fat
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #2092 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 65 in Hiking

Winding trail with dips, climbs and descents

Access Info

Access from the Graffiti Loop trail or The Railroad trail

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for The Trombone mountain bike trail 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
    00:13:44
  • Avg reverse time
    00:19:21
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Status:
on Jul 20, 2021
Ideal
Avg: 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%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
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      The Trombone Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 20, 2021 @ 12:42pm
      Jul 20, 2021
      Jul 7, 2021 @ 12:43pm
      Jul 7, 2021
      Jun 15, 2021 @ 2:47pm
      Jun 15, 2021
      reporter Downed tree was cleared
      Jun 6, 2021 @ 6:06am
      Jun 6, 2021
      reporter Medium-Large tree down near the bottom of the decent, on the berm
      Jun 2, 2021 @ 12:44pm
      Jun 2, 2021
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 27 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 465 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 2,303 rides
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      Photos

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      14 |
      May 4, 2021 @ 6:16pm
      May 4, 2021
      59 |
      Oct 7, 2020 @ 3:48pm
      Oct 7, 2020
      86 |
      May 19, 2020 @ 5:36am
      May 19, 2020
      70 |
      May 19, 2020 @ 5:32am
      May 19, 2020

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 2
      Bennnnnn (Jun 21, 2018 at 12:47)
       Probably the best trail out here
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      Videos

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      Trek Top Fuel with Zac
      1:15 | 552 | Aug 27, 2016 , Fallston
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