Hike the Gunpowder Falls North and South Loop Trail

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  • Activities:

    Hiking

  • Skill Level:

    Intermediate

  • Season:

    Year Round

  • Trail Type:

    Loop

  • RT Distance:

    13.3 Miles

  • Elevation Gain:

    1180 Feet

River
Waterfall

Tranquil woods, flowing river, and tumbling waterfalls make for a beautiful and head-clearing hike. 

Park in the lot on Bunker Hill Road and then continue a short ways to the trailhead (see map). There are no bridges for crossing the water so be prepared to pick your way across. 

Photos: Amanda Udoff, Sugargliding, Larry Eiring

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  • Hiking boots
  • Water
  • Snack
  • Layers
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