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Maryland National Recreation Trails

The newest NRTs in Maryland:

NRTBrowse all National Recreation Trails in Maryland: There are 654.00 miles of NRTs in Maryland and 11 trails!

Visit Maryland's "Featured" National Recreational Trails for the most recently designated trail(s)

Visit the National Recreation Trails website to learn more about the NRT program and access over 1,200 NRTs from across the country


Maryland Bicycling and Mountain Biking


Maryland Equestrian Trails



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Maryland Greenways and Community Trails


Maryland Hiking Trails


    Hiking trail maps, hike descriptions, and Maryland topographic maps at

    Wanderbirds Hiking Club, founded in 1934, is a non-profit, all volunteer club that organizes day hikes every Sunday, year round, for energetic folks in the Washington, DC area. You do not have to be a member of the Club to hike with us.

    Capital Hiking Club offers trips as well as trail information at: has maps and trail descriptions for hikes in MD, PA, VA and WV

    Maryland Running Guide:

    Potomac Appalachian Trail Club is a volunteer organization dedicated to the upkeep and improvement of 970 miles of trails, 30 shelters, and 23 cabins in VA, MD, WV, PA, and DC:

     Mountain Club of Maryland provides group hikes and information on the mountainous areas accessible to Baltimore:

    American Volkssport Association hosts year-round walking events; search by state

Maryland Long-Distance Trails


    Great Allegheny Passage is the main line of a trail system running from the C&O Canal Towpath at Cumberland, Maryland, to the Forks of the Ohio River at Pittsburgh on a near-level rail-trail through the Allegheny Mountains:

Maryland Off-Highway Vehicle Trails


Maryland Rail Trails and Canal Trails


Maryland Snow Trails


Maryland Waterway and Boating Trails


Maryland Statewide Advocacy and Resources


Maryland State Trails Program


Maryland Outdoor Recreation




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