Western Maryland Rail Trail

c/o Fort Frederick State Park, 11100 Ft Frederick Rd, Big Pool, MD 21711 Get Directions
Phone: 301-842-2155
Western Maryland Rail Trail
Twenty-three-mile-long trail runs from Big Pool to the southern slope of Sideling Hill.  Paved trail popular for cycling, in-line skating and walking.
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November 27, 2017
I picked up the trail in Hancock and started west. It was a beautiful, pleasant walk with an abundance of scenery and hints of what used to be along the right-of-way. There was also a place to rent...
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October 2, 2017
This is one of the smoothest rides in the USA! There are beautiful green trees covering the trail...paved to perfection....great views...the pretty Potomac River...easy parking!!! Try walking or...
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September 17, 2017
This is a unique rail trail as it is very scenic with cuts through stone etc. It is also paved and runs above the C & O Canal. One option when enjoying the trail is to ride a loop utilizing the Canal...