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Hike the Black Hill Regional Park Loop

Boyds, Maryland

5.0/5
based on 2 reviews

Details

Distance

2.26 miles

Elevation Gain

160 ft

Route Type

Loop

Description

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Stunning lake views, native wildlife, and peaceful woods. What's not to love?

 The Black Hill Regional Park has 1300 acres of oak forests that have views of the Little Seneca Lake. This lake offers a place for visitors to canoe and stand up paddle board. 

This trail is open to hiking and mountain biking. In addition, dogs are welcome to use the trail but must be on leash at all times. There are picnic tables available for use, making this trail and area very family-friendly. Trail is accessible year round. 

Parking: Ample parking is available in the picnic area of the park, along Lake Ridge Drive. A Trail Guide may be obtained at the Visitor Center. Hard surface trail is accessible from Visitor Center and Picnic lane. Trail has gentle inclines.

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Features

Canoeing
Mountain Biking
Hiking
Bathrooms
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Forest
Lake
Scenic
Wildlife

Reviews

Not a bad spot for a looped run. The trail was easygoing and sure-footed. I wore my road-running shoes and found it to be okay.

Great for kayaking.

Leave No Trace

Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!

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