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Best trails in Myersville

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Looking for a great trail near Myersville, Maryland? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, forest trails, views 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 South Mountain 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 Bear's Den Park. Ready for some activity? There are 4 moderate trails in Myersville ranging from 3.7 to 10.7 miles and from 853 to 1,811 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 Myersville
Top trails (5)
#1 - Thurston Griggs to Appalachian Trail to Black Rock
South Mountain State Park
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 57 m
From White Oak Dr, Hagerstown, MD to Black Rock SummitShow more
#2 - Appalachian Trail: US 40 to Pogo Campground
South Mountain State Park
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Length: 8.7 mi • Est. 4 h 17 m
This hike begins at a small parking lot on US 40 outside of Myersville and heads north to Pogo Campground. Passing Annapolis Rock and Black Rock overlooks, spectacular valley views are seen. Total elevation gain of 1,600' with the longest climb of 500' over .9 miles. Starting at the parking lot, head down to access the Appalachian Trail. At this point, turn right to head north. Sign indicating Annapolis Rocks. This is an out-and-back hike that offers spectacular views of Greenbriar State Park. Passing Pine Knob shelter (1 mile), Annapolis Rock Overlook (2.2 miles), and Black Rock Overlook, lunch at Pogo Campground before returning. This is a moderate hike that offers one significant slow and steady climb on a partially rocky trail. The remainder is pleasant with one stream crossing close to Pogo Campground.Show more
#3 - Black Rock via the Appalachian Trail
South Mountain State Park
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Length: 7.2 mi • Est. 3 h 28 m
#4 - 9 Ponds Loop
Frederick Municipal Forest
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Length: 10.7 mi • Est. 4 h 59 m
Forested trail that passes by 9 ponds. Show more
#5 - Firetower Road Trail
Frederick Municipal Forest
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 21 m
Firetower ruins with a fire place structure on top. Show more