Green Ridge State Forest Race Route is a 13.2 mile point-to-point trail located near Cumberland, MD. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for mountain biking.
Technically a mountain bike trail, but fit just as easy for hiking as well. short but many elevation changes as well as different terrains- from mud to very dry. Bring extra water in the summer as it gets very hot in Green Ridge during the June,July,August months. Scenery is fantastic, but no real overlooks (though they are close by). Use this in conjuction with the Will's Mountain Trail to train for distance hiking. Bring tick and insect protection. It is bear and snake country, but also falcon,eagle,deer,and close to good camping and fishing spots. Near the towns of Little Orleans, Flintstone, Hancock, and Cumberland for provisions. Do the hike and reward yourself with the awesome burgers at the diner in Little Orleans.