Category: Maryland

Chesapeake Challenge

Chesapeake Challenge, Easton MD

The MS Chesapeake Challenge starts at the Talbot County Community Center north of Easton, Maryland. The century ride for the 2017 two-day event is shown below. Taking either of the of the loops from the Community Center, as shown in the map, provides a shorter option. Route at RideWithGPS […]

WMRT - C&O bicycle ride

Western Maryland Rail Trail-C&O loop

The paved Western Maryland Rail Trail (WMRT) is located in the Maryland neck between Hancock and Fort Frederick,  and runs parallel to the C&O Towpath, by which you can make a pleasant 45 mile off-road loop on mixed terrain. The eastern parking area is located only a few hundred feet south of […]

50 rides in southern Maryland

PDF cue sheets provided by the Oxon Hill Bicycle Club calvert-high charles county-cobb island charles county-potomac charles-potomac-60 charlotte hall 68 leonardtown cosca 63 Benedict Metric davidsonville  2 galesville 42 gwynn park 44 merkle meander Indian Head 30 Ironsides Indian Head 67 Nanjemoy laurel springs 45 gilbert run lothian […]

Capitol Crescent Trail

Capitol Crescent Trail

The Capital Crescent Trail (CCT) is a shared use off-road trail from Georgetown in the District of Columbia to Silver Spring, Maryland, built upon the abandoned railbed of the 11 mile Georgetown Branch of the B&O Railroad. The trail is paved from Georgetown to Bethesda, where it becomes […]

Indian Head Rail Trail

Indian Head Rail Trail

The National Park Service transferred a 13 mile abandoned railroad corridor to Charles County in Maryland’s western shore area, making possible the creation of the Indian Head Rail Trail. The paved trail will provide a pathway between the center of the county to the Potomac River. Parking is at […]