Hike, Bike, or Run the Loch Raven Merryman Trail

Maryland Loch Raven Merryman Trail

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Beautiful sights of the Loch Raven Reservoir greet you  as you make your way through the trees.

Park in the designated area off of Dulaney Valley Road (see map). Trail is accessible from March to September and dog-friendly. 

Photos: Elliott Plack, Pete

Pack List

  • Good shoes
  • Water
  • Snack
  • Layers
  • Sun protection
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Activities:

Mountain Biking, Running, Hiking

Skill Level:

Intermediate

Season:

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:

Out-and-Back

Distance:

7.7 Miles

Elev. Gain:

639 Feet

Rating:

Features:

Dog Friendly
Family Friendly
Forest
Lake
River
Scenic
Wildflowers

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Gorgeous Reservoir

Loch raven is one of marylands most gorgeous reservoirs, it's always a great place for a quick stroll or jog and is a great place to catch the sunset.

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