Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area Guide Book

by Scott Adams & Martin Fernandez (Falcon Guides)
Mountain Biking the Washington, DC / Baltimore Area  by Scott Adams & Martin Fernandez

320pp/photos/maps/elevation profiles
ISBN: 9781493006014

Plunge down singletrack over the Allegheny Mountains in Maryland, or travel off-road through Virginia’s scenic horse and wine country with this fully updated and revised Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C./Baltimore Area. Featuring the greatest off-road bicycle rides of Northern Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., readers will find maps, color photos, GPS coordinates, and much more.

© 2015 Scott Adams and Martin Fernandez/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 48.
... Preview: Thanks to the efforts of local mountain bike advocates, the mountain bike community can now enjoy this previously off-limits area. Located in Montgomery County, Black Hill has a great network of si ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Germantown, MD - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.5
... Preview: This ride isn't designated for thrill seekers and singletrack lovers. Instead, it reveals the lighter side of off-road bicycle riding, leading cyclists on a pleasant off-road trip past flower gardens ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Springfield, VA - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.5
... Preview: Located in Montgomery County Maryland, Cabin John Regional Park is a great destination for any local mountain biker who can't get away to more remote locations, or it's great for the visitor looking f ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Potomac, MD - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.1
... Preview: Traveling first in Virginia, the course alternates between paved and unpaved roads, starting out flat, then rolling, before getting very hilly as it crosses over Catoctin Mountain. On the Maryland sid ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Leesburg, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 36.5
... Preview: Tight twisty singletrack is what you'll find when you visit Cedarville. There are over 10 miles of singletrack and doubletrack in this 3,500-acre state forest just south of Washington, D.C. Its proxim ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Brandywine, MD - Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.9
... Preview: Although short, the ride will certainly be a pleasing one. It has quickly become a favorite destination for my daughter and I to visit. The relatively flat trails and smooth surface make it a perfec ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Gainesville, VA - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 3.3
... Preview: Roughly between the McKeldin and Avalon areas of Patapsco Valley State Park is the largely undeveloped Daniels area. Extremely popular with paddlers, anglers, hikers, and mountain bikers, the Daniels ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Ellicott, MD - Fishing,Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8.4
... Preview: Situated in one of Maryland's most popular vacation spots, the trails at Deep Creek Lake State Park offer a challenging network of rides that is bound to satisfy even the most demanding mountain biker ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Swanton, MD - Cross-Country Skiing,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8.4
... Preview: This is by far one of the most difficult rides in the book, but one of the most rewarding. I won’t sugarcoat it—this ride is demanding, technical, steep, fast, and dangerous. If the ride itself doesn’ ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Front Royal, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 11.7
... Preview: Emmitsburg is slowly, but surely, making an imprint on the off-road cycling map. The new trails at Emmitsburg’s Rainbow Lake, coupled with the additional trails extending to the town’s community park, ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Emmitsburg, MD - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.2
... Preview: Known primarily for its rich equestrian heritage, the Fair Hill area does not conjure up images of mountain biking. However, this northern Maryland Natural Resources Management Area has some of the m ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Elkton, MD - Fishing,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.2
... Preview: Nestled along the border of Montgomery County and Prince George’s County is this little gem of a park. Over the years, and thanks to the efforts of dedicated volunteers, the trails at Fairland have be ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Burtonsville, MD - Mountain Biking,Road Biking - Trail Length: 8.3
... Preview: The trails at Fork Run offer more experienced mountain bikers a challenging network of trails. If you’ve ridden Deep Creek Lake and tackled the distances of the 5.5- Mile Trail, then you’re ready for ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
McHenry, MD - Climbing,Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 8.1
... Preview: This ride will take you through one of the region’s most successful off-road cycling projects. Originally conceived by a band of riders from MORE in early 1994, and redesigned with the International M ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Springfield, VA - Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 14.8
... Preview: Maintained by MORE (Mid-Atlantic Off-Road Enthusiasts), the Yellow Trail in Gambrill State Park is a challenging and demanding ride. Gambrill is one of the most popular mountain biking destinations in ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Frederick, MD - Cross-Country Skiing,Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6.8
... Preview: Known simply as the Avalon area by most cyclists, this small corner of the Patapsco Valley State Park is quite possibly one of Washington, D.C./Baltimore’s most popular mountain-biking playgrounds. Av ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Elkridge, MD - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 20
... Preview: Great Falls National Park is a natural haven for thousands of Washingtonians seeking solitude from the daily grind of gridlock and government. Trails about throughout this park on the river offering c ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
McLean, VA - Climbing,Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 6.8
... Preview: Greenbrier State Park provides many recreational opportunities. Mountain biking is just one of them. Home to a number of mountain bike races, Greenbrier has become a favorite destination for many Was ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Hagerstown, MD - Hiking,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 7.2
... Preview: The Sweet Air area of Gunpowder Falls State Park offers perfect intermediate trails. Located in northern Baltimore County, Sweet Air has 1,250 acres of trails. The variety of trails, from steep rocky ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Fallston, MD - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 5.25
... Preview: The HMC is another trail crafted in Germantown by a coalition of various user groups, led in the effort by the Mid-Atlantic Off-Road Enthusiasts (MORE), to extend riding opportunities in the region. T ... From the guidebook "Mountain Biking the Washington, D.C. / Baltimore Area"
Germantown, MD - Hiking,Horseback Riding,Mountain Biking - Trail Length: 12.2