Hiking The Negro Mountain Trail System

The 7th most popular hiking trail in Maryland.

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Near Grantsville, the Savage River Complex is 55,000 acres of state lands combining parks and forests. There are countless miles of hiking trails and doubletracks.

Northeast of Accident, the 8 mile Negro Mountain Trail System loops through steep slopes with several stream crossings.

Overall, Negro Mountain Trail System is the 7th most popular hiking trail of all 20 hikes in Maryland. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Negro Mountain Trail System including Meadow Mountain Trail System, Monroe Run Trail System, Mt Aetna Tract, Margraff Plantation Trail and Sugarloaf Mountain Preserve.

Negro Mountain Trail System Hiking Map



Local Contact(s):  Savage River State Forest (301) 895-5759; Maryland Visitors (800) MDISFUN or 543-1036.

Recommended Book:  "Hiking Maryland" from David Lillard

Best Season:  May - Oct.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Base Camp:  Savage River Lodge 301-689-3200

Reference Source:  click here http://dnr.maryland.gov/

GPS:  39.63688, -79.24229

Date Published:  1/6/2016

Date Updated:  7/31/2016

ID:  13628

Negro Mountain Trail System Hiking Map


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