2.6 miles
Distance
325 ft
Climb
-405 ft
Descent
00:20:54
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Yellow Trail Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Schaeffer Farms Mountain Bike Park
    Gaithersburg, Maryland
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #49986 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #41342 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in Trail Running
    • 100 in Hiking

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Yellow Trail is a 3 mile popular green singletrack trail located near Gaithersburg Maryland. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating with a 325 ft green climb. On average it takes 20 minutes to complete this trail.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Yellow Trail mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -80 ft
  • Altitude min
    235 ft
  • Altitude max
    411 ft
  • Altitude start
    411 ft
  • Altitude end
    331 ft
  • Grade
    -0.591%
  • Grade max
    -18.051%
  • Grade min
    24.382%
  • Distance climb
    4,921 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    601 ft
  • Avg time
    00:20:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:25:05
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Status:
on Sep 22, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 3.65 (6 votes)
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      Yellow Trail Trail Reports

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      Sep 22, 2022 @ 3:06pm
      Sep 22, 2022
      Jul 31, 2022 @ 7:34am
      Jul 31, 2022
      Couple of trees down at the start of the yellow loop. Otherwise trail was in great shape. The blue loop cornfield is quite tall- listen for...
      May 17, 2022 @ 2:44pm
      May 17, 2022
      Mar 19, 2022 @ 10:44am
      Mar 19, 2022
      Mar 18, 2022 @ 1:03pm
      Mar 18, 2022
      Kni king needed for usual puddle spot
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 182 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,083 rides
      • Last: Sep 28, 2020

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      Mar 18, 2022 @ 1:03pm
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      Mar 18, 2022 @ 12:57pm
      Mar 18, 2022
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      Mar 18, 2022 @ 12:57pm
      Mar 18, 2022

      Routes with this trail

      titledistance
      Schaeffer Farm9 miles
      Schaeffer Farms 1/2311 miles

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Kodycheyne (Mar 22, 2021 at 7:57)
      Condition couldn't be better
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