Trail Run Project Logo

greenBlue Blue Heron Trail

Trail

0.7 mile 1.2 kilometer point to point
92% Runnable
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 108' 33 m
Descent: -94' -29 m
High: 431' 131 m
Low: 357' 109 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 5% (3°)
Max Grade: 14% (8°)

Dogs

Leashed
Driving directions Take a virtual tour
Zoom in to see details
Map Key

Trail shared by Montgomery Parks

Blue Heron Trail is a 0.7 mile trail along the western edge of Lake Needwood.

Montgomery Parks

Features Birding · Fall Colors · Lake · Spring · Views · Wildlife

Description

Blue Heron Trail is a wonderful trail with a couple of slight hills along the western edge of Lake Needwood. Along this trail there are also a few connector trails that will lead you to the edge of Lake Needwood if you desire a closer look, not only to experience the beauty of the Lake, but to be able to experience more wildlife.

Run this trail?

We need help with the following missing trail information:

Photos, Need to Know, Flora & Fauna, Runner Notes

Contacts

Rate This Trail

Rate Quality


   Clear Rating

Rate Difficulty

Share This Trail

Check In

Check-Ins

none

Trail Ratings

  5.0 from 1 vote

#2381

Overall
  5.0 from 1 vote
5 Star
100%
4 Star
0%
3 Star
0%
2 Star
0%
1 Star
0%
Trail Rankings

#41

in Maryland

#2,381

Overall
6 Views Last Month
120 Since Feb 2, 2018
Easy/Intermediate Easy/Intermediate

0%
100%
0%
0%
0%
0%

0 Comments

Trail Run Project is part of the REI Co-op family,
where a life outdoors is a life well lived.

Shop REI Running