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AT Across Maryland Series #6 - I40 to Pogo Campground

Appalachian Trail Across Maryland #6 of 9 - I-40 to Pogo Campground 8.8 Miles/Moderate
Rating: 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Difficulty: Moderate
Length: 8.7 miles
Duration: Half day
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Overview :  One is a series of nine hikes along the Appalachian Trail across Maryland. This 8.8 mile moderate hike begins at a small parking lot... more »

Tips:  Bring plenty of water and lunch on this 4-5 hour hike. Hiking poles not necessary, but bring along if you prefer. Don't forget your... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Parking on I-40 for Appalachian Trail Access

2. Turn right to head north on AT to Annapolis Rocks

3. Along the trail

4. Slow steady climb

5. Annapolis Rock Overlook

Camping area with fresh water spring. Beautiful overlook to the west with Greenbrier State Park views.

6. Black Rock Cliff

Keep an eye out for the marker set high up on a tree. The trail is also a little obscure. Beautiful views over rock debris field.

7. Pogo Campground

Large AT Campground with privy and close by stream for water access.