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Rock Creek Trail is a 16.9 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Derwood, Maryland that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and mountain biking. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Distance: 16.9 miles Elevation Gain: 413 feet Route Type: Point to Point

dog friendly

kid friendly

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

walking

forest

river

wildlife

hiking
1 month ago

Muddy at our end. Couldn’t turn around lake so turned back.

road biking
7 months ago

Hot ride in the park. Out 2 hours early.

hiking
7 months ago

Wet and a lot of blowdown from last nights storm. Fixed a lady’s seat that moved when she dropped her bike

road biking
10 months ago

Easy ride down. Trail much more up/down and twisty than expected

hiking
10 months ago

Beautiful trail, saw lots of birds and a turtle. The trail is nicely paved and is pretty flat/easy to walk. It's the middle of May and there are lots of wild roses in bloom the air smells amazing. I started from the Gaithersburg end and turned back after finishing the first 5 miles, wish to walk the entire trail and back on another day!

mountain biking
Mon Oct 08 2018

Beautiful trail

walking
Wed Aug 01 2018

Serene walk and jog. With lots of deer at dusk time.

hiking
Sat Jun 02 2018

I love this trail because it is a great place to walk that isn't too strenuous. It is pretty flat so it is good for people of all ability levels. I love walking small sections as well as going from Aspen Hill Local Park to Lake Needwood and to Lake Bernard Frank. The only downside is that there are parts where you have to cross roads.

Tue May 23 2017

We just did a portion of this trail and loved it, about to hit the entire trail in a week

hiking
18 days ago

road biking
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mountain biking
6 months ago

mountain biking
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hiking
6 months ago

road biking
6 months ago

hiking
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7 months ago

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7 months ago

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