Walktober Day 8 – Community Resource: Garrett Trails

by Oct 8, 2021Walktober

Welcome back to Day 8 of Walktober!

Today, we’re highlighting one of our favorite community resources: Garrett Trails!

Garrett Trails is a nonprofit, volunteer organization dedicated to the development of a well used network of high-quality, sustainable trails that provide access to Garrett County’s historic, municipal, and environmental treasures. Garrett Trails believes outstanding trails are important to the economic development of the County and will promote good health and well being for County residents.

https://www.garretttrails.org/about.html

Did you know that the Garrett Trails website (https://www.garretttrails.org) lists 25+ local trails, complete with maps, info, and other resources? Over the next several weeks, we’ll be highlighting a few of our favorite local trails!

How did you do with your fitness goals today? What’s your favorite local trail? Did you get in your 6,000 steps?, 10,000 steps?, or do something awesome to stay active? Join the discussion below, and you’ll earn 3 MORE prize points each day during Walktober!

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16 Comments

  1. Sadie Liller

    Not sure how many steps I got yesterday, but it was a lot.

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    • Deb

      I just figured out I could download a free program on my phone to track my steps! Boy, am I technically illiterate!!!

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  2. Amy Wilburn

    I got a couple laps in last night at the lake, hopefully the weather for the weekend is nice to enjoy some fall colors.

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  3. Kathy Skipper

    Thank you for this information on Garrett Trails!

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  4. Betty George

    I have walked a few of the trails Can’t wait to try a new trail

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  5. Amy Ritchie

    Thank you for posting the trail information! We are blessed to live where there are so many off road places to walk/hke!

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  6. Amy Ritchie

    We are blessed to live where there are so many off raod places to walk!

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  7. Gayle

    Garrett Trails is awesome! Did 16119 steps at state park on Beckmans, Meadow Mtn and Indian Turnip trails.

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  8. Jen Sober

    I love running the Fork run Trail while my boys Mtn Bike it 🙂

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  9. kay perry

    I didn’t realize we had so many trails in Garrett County. Thanks for the info.

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  10. K Pfaff

    We’re lucky to have so many awesome trails in our backyard. I’ve hiked many of them with friends.

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  11. Joyce Lander

    Haven’t logged in but have enjoyed articles. Walked over 1.5 mikes which included walking trail at Accident park.

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  12. Amy Ritchie

    Went shopping today and had no trouble meeting my steps/day goal!

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  13. Dee

    Sure do enjoy gogarrettcounty.com
    Very informative!!

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  14. Sarah Humberson

    Meadow Mountain Trail is one of my favorites!

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  15. Carol Everhart

    Love Meadow Mountain, just the right intensity in spots and overlook can be so beautiful or fogged in

    Reply

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