Green Ridge State Forest (MD)


This Maryland State Forest includes a 24 mile linear trail with Adirondack style shelters every 5 to 7 miles. This trail can be hiked in conjunction with the C&O Towpath to create a 45 mile loop. Stop by the forest visitors center to get a permit and a detailed hiking map. Maps are also available to purchase online (see web site).


The Green Ridge State Forest is located in Western Maryland in Allegany County.
(See Google Maps below for specific directions.)


Camping, Canoeing, Swimming Holes, Backpacking, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Bicycling


Green Ridge State Forest, 28700 Headquarters Dr, NE, Flintstone, MD 21530-9525


(301) 478-3124

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