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green Westside Trail

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Trail

1.2 mile 2.0 kilometer point to point
99% Runnable
Easy

Elevation

Ascent: 37' 11 m
Descent: -41' -12 m
High: 373' 114 m
Low: 347' 106 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 6% (3°)

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Trail shared by cmj Jenkins

A low key gravel path that is easily linked to other trails to build loops.

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Features Birding · Lake · Wildlife

Runner Notes

This trail connects to the Rock Creek Park System.

Description

From the parking lot, head towards the dam at the southern end of the lake following the Westside Trail.

Follow the Westside Trail to the north end of the lake where you hit Needwood Rd.

Flora & Fauna

Tons of geese and other birds, frequent deer and turtles, and the occasional beaver!

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#144

in Maryland

#8,172

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