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Western Maryland Rail Trail

A 23-mile paved path that follows the former Western Maryland Railway line. The WMRT is an excellent trail for bicycling, hiking, cross country skiing and other recreational activities. The trail can be accessed from I-70 at exit 12, Big Pool, or Exit 23, Hancock, or from I-68 at exit 77, Pearre Station.

See Western Maryland Rail Trail: West Trailhead and Western Maryland Rail Trail: East Trailhead for where to begin your hike.

Milepost 135

Official Website

Western Maryland Rail Trail
Photo Credit: Department of Natural Resources