Agricultural History Farm Park

Agricultural History Farm Park, Montgomery County, MD, USA

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Overview

In Short:149 acres / natural surface
Summary:See the past, present, and future of Montgomery County farming at the Agricultural History Farm Park. This scenic 455 acre park features rolling hills, open fields, an apple orchard, and a variety of farm animals. Get a unique perspective on the county’s rich farming heritage while visiting barns, historic buildings, a modern farming activity center, and other facilities at the park. Several groups play an integral role in the maintenance and programming of the Agricultural History Farm Park: Friends of the Agricultural History Farm Park offer programs and provide demonstrations on historical farm life and agriculture. To volunteer or join the Friends, please call 301-670-4661. MCE Master Gardeners offer a variety of plant-related programs and maintain a demonstration garden. For more information, call 301-590-9638.
Activities:horseback riding, walking
Location:18400 Muncaster Road, Derwood MD 20855
Length/Surface:4.7 miles of natural surface trails

This ride covered a distance of 21.07 miles in 17 hours, 24 minutes -- about 1.2 mph.

Bumps and Lumps:

Distance between highest and lowest altitudes on this trail is 34 feet. The average slope on this trail is 8.5%.

Trail Characteristics:This is an easy ride, with great footing even for barefoot horses.
Drinking Water:Drinking water and restrooms are available for trail users at the Activity Center, typically open 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Restroom:Drinking water and restrooms are available for trail users at the Activity Center, typically open 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Access and Parking:An asphalt parking lot is located to the left of the activity center. Horse trailer parking is located adjacent to the asphalt lot.
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Elevations



Distance between highest and lowest altitudes on this trail is 34 feet. The average slope on this trail is 8.5%.

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Downloads

Download GPX file.A GPX file is a GPS exchange format file in the format of an XML file. You can upload it to fitness tracking and mapping sites such as Strava, Gaia GPS or Endomondo, then use the matching app to load it into your smartphone and take it with you on your ride.
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Download PDF file.A PDF file might be useful if you want to print a hard copy of the route here, to take with you. The PDF is a rendering of the Google map at the top of this page.


Created with GPS Utility 4.20 - http:/www.gpsu.co.uk. Map recorded: April 12, 2008. Page last updated: April 11, 2018.