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Baltimore: Patapsco Valley State Park  (Maryland)      3k views  
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Route Overview

Overall:  7.0
Technical:  5.0
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Distance: 11.5 miles
Ascent: 1,040 feet
Time: 1:34 minutes
Ladder Points +28
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One of the more popular mountain bike trails in the Baltimore region, here are some great forest singletracks though streams and dark forests in the Glen Artney, Avalon, and Orange Grove area of Patapsco Valley State Park. The ride starts in the Upper Glen Artney aprking area on the north side, then explores the singletracks of the southside. Trail are well marked with colored blazes although some of the ride explores unmarked areas. DIRECTIONS: From I-195 east (the road to BWI Airport), take exit 3 onto Route 1 (Washington Blvd.) and turn RIGHT. Follow the Patapsco Park sign with another immediate RIGHT then immediate LEFT to enter the park. Pay $3 and follow the signs to Glen Artney.

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  Route Comments
Nice classic riding for the east with loads of bikers and hikers on every trail -- until the rain set in.

Route Times
PlaceName  Best Time   Total Time  SpeedCompleted
1:34:302:29:107.3 mph1 

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