Best trails in Greenbelt, Maryland

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Looking for a great trail near Greenbelt, Maryland? AllTrails has 6 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Patapsco Valley State Park or Seneca Creek State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Sugarloaf Mountain Natural Area or Great Falls Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Greenbelt ranging from 1.2 to 3.2 miles and from 121 to 190 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Greenbelt, Maryland
Top trails (6)
#1 - Greenbelt Park Perimeter Trail
Greenbelt Park
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Length: 5.2 mi • Est. 2 h 22 m
Note: As of October 2020, the National Park Service is completely replacing roads, parking areas and a bridge in Greenbelt Park. The work is scheduled to be complete in early 2021. While it is happening, visitors can hike on park trails, but picnic areas, comfort stations and the campground are closed. Drivers can park across Greenbelt Road (MD 193) on Walker or Capitol Drives and walk across the street to hike on trails. For more information, please see https://www.nps.gov/gree/learn/management/refreshing-roads-in-greenbelt-park.htmShow more
#2 - Greenbelt Lake Trail
Buddy Attick Lake Park
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 35 m
#3 - Dogwood Loop Trail
Greenbelt Park
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 32 m
#4 - Dogwood Loop via Perimeter Trail
Greenbelt Park
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 26 m
#5 - Schrom Hills Loop
Schrom Hills Park
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 13 m
Limited parking here along with the trail, baseball, and soccer field. Enjoy being out on the trail! Accessibility: This asphalt and cement trail is estimated to typically be at least 5 feet wide. The slope is estimated to range from flat to moderately steep. There are estimated moderately steep downhill sections at about 0.2 and 0.4 miles when going clockwise. Trail goers using mobility equipment to navigate may need some assistance here. There are 2 designated handicapped-accessible spaces with access aisles at the paved trailhead lot.Show more
#6 - Azalea Trail [CLOSED]
Greenbelt Park
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 38 m