Bike or Run the NCRR (Northern County Railroad) Trail

Maryland NCRR (Northern County Railroad) Trail Parking

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Perfect place to tune in to nature for a long walk, run, or bike ride.

Park in the lot by White Hall post office and head onto the trail. Dog friendly, great for families, and not heavily used. Makes for a serene experience. 

Photos: Shyn Darkly 

Pack List

  • Good shoes
  • Water
  • Snacks/lunch
  • Layers
  • Sun protection
  • Camera
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Activities:

Fitness, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Running

Skill Level:

Intermediate

Season:

Year Round

Trail Type:

Out-and-Back

Distance:

18.5 Miles

Elev. Gain:

330 Feet

Rating:

Features:

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Food Nearby
Forest
Groups
Handicap Accessible
River
Scenic
Wildlife

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about 2 months ago

Great Place To Walk

This is an amazing place to go for a quick walk or bike ride. If you start up this trail in Monkton on a weekend be sure to stop by Millstone Ciders and grab a cider and explore the old mill that it's in.

about 2 months ago

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