Bike or Run the Baltimore and Annapolis (B&A) Trail

Baltimore and Annapolis (B&A) Trail, Glen Burnie, Maryland, United States

  • Activities:

    Cycling, Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking, Fitness

  • Skill Level:

    Intermediate

  • Season:

    Year Round

  • Trail Type:

    Out-and-Back

  • RT Distance:

    27.55 Miles

  • Elevation Gain:

    577 Feet

Dog Friendly
Family Friendly
Forest
Scenic
Wildflowers

Birds, wildflowers, and trees for days. A great hike to do with friends or alone. 

Park in the big lot off of Dorsey Road to access the trailhead. Trail is accessible year-round and is dog-friendly. Can do the whole thing or make it into a shorter out-and-back.

Photos: Malcolm K.

Pack List

  • Good shoes
  • Water
  • Snacks/lunch
  • Layers
  • Sun protection 
  • Camera
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The trail can be enjoyed for any distance you want to go, and can be accessed from numerous points. My favorite way to enjoy the trail is to pack a picnic and park at the Thomas A. Dixon Jr. Aircraft Observation Area and bike from there to the end of the trail and back. Round trip it’s a little over 50 miles. When you get back to the observation area, there is a nice open park with a playground and picnic area. It’s a great place to fly kites and watch the airplanes land.

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