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Little Gunpowder Trail: Bel Air Rd. to Harford Rd

Intermediate

Trail

1.0 mile 1.6 kilometer point to point
Singletrack
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 14' 4 m
Descent: -33' -10 m
High: 249' 76 m
Low: 218' 66 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 5% (3°)

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Trail shared by Jerry Fonshell

This white-blazed, singletrack trail is a popular section that follows the river.

Jerry Fonshell

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Description

This is a very well-traveled portion of the Little Gunpowder Trail. Bel Air Rd parking lot is the most prominent parking spot for the Little Gunpowder Trail sections. This white-blazed trail segment is on the Baltimore County side of the river and is mostly flat with a few tricky rock gardens.

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Jul 9, 2019
Aaron Kikola
This trail gets so much love!!! All of the trail work is so impressive!!
Aug 1, 2018
Rob Hoffman
2mi
Nov 14, 2017
Cheryl Ladota
Oct 25, 2017
Cheryl Ladota
Passed 4 bikers this morning. Trail was dry and in fine shape. 2mi — 0h 15m
Oct 19, 2017
Cheryl Ladota
Quite rocky, short and somewhat scenic. The trail on the other side of the river is much better. 2mi

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  3.5 from 2 votes

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#239

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Twisty singletrack through the trees
Nov 11, 2017 near Pleasan…, MD
Little Gunpowder near Bel Air Road.
Oct 24, 2017 near Pleasan…, MD
Branch point for the blue-blazed Old Quarry Trail
Oct 25, 2017 near Pleasan…, MD
Branch point for orange-blazed Jesse's Trail
Oct 25, 2017 near Pleasan…, MD

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