Walking Trails at Monocacy National Battlefield

Map: Gambrill Mill trail
The Gambrill Mill Trail provides scenic views of the river and interpretive waysides.

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Enjoy one or all six walking trails at Monocacy National Battlefield. Some provide scenic walks whereas others cover phases of the battle.

A trail guide covering the battle can be picked up at the Visitor Center upon request or downloaded from the Monocacy National Battlefield Foundation's website.

Junction Trail

  • Trail Head - Visitor Center
  • Distance - 1 Mile
  • Difficulty - Easy

Ford Loop Trail

  • Trail Head - Worthington Farm (Tour Stop #3)
  • Distance - 1.6 Miles
  • Difficulty - Easy

Brooks Hill Loop Trail

  • Trail Head - Worthington Farm (Tour Stop #3)
  • Distance - 1.9 Miles
  • Difficulty - Difficult

Thomas Farm Loop Trail

  • Trail Head - Thomas Farm (Tour Stop #4)
  • Distance - 1.75 Miles
  • Difficulty - Easy

Middle Ford Ferry Loop Trail

  • Trail Head - Thomas Farm Loop Trail (Tour Stop #4)
  • Distance - 0.25 Mile
  • Difficulty - Moderate

Gambrill Mill Trail

  • Trail Head - Gambrill Mill (Tour Stop #5)
  • Distance - 0.5 Mile
  • Difficulty - Easy
  • Boardwalk portion of the trail is closed (March 30 - July 15, 2020) for construction of a new boardwalk

Last updated: May 27, 2020

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4632 Araby Church Road
Frederick, MD 21704

Phone:

(301) 662-3515
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