Hike the Patuxent Branch Trail

Maryland Patuxent Branch Trail Parking

  • Activities:

    Running, Hiking

  • Skill Level:

    Intermediate

  • Season:

    Spring, Summer, Autumn

  • Trail Type:

    Out-and-Back

  • RT Distance:

    9.12 Miles

  • Elevation Gain:

    229 Feet

Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
River
Wildflowers
Wildlife

A peaceful hike by the Little Patuxent river--hike as  much as 9 miles or go for a shorter distance on this out-and-back. 

Park in the lot by Savage Park to access this trail. Great for families, birding, and biking. This trail is accessible from May until October. 

Photos: Jeff Kubina, Matt Tillett, David Heise

Pack List

  • Good shoes
  • Water
  • Snack
  • Sun protection
  • Layers
  • Camera
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For someone looking to do some light mileage this trail was quite unpleasant. No clear signage or paths longer than .2 miles.

7 months ago
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