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Green Ridge State Forest

28700 Headquarters Drive Northeast, Flintstone, Maryland 21530 USA

“the largest contiguous block of land in Maryland”

Welcome to Green Ridge State Forest. At 47,560 acres, Green Ridge is the largest contiguous block of public land in Maryland. Green Ridge is located within the Ridge and Valley Province of the Appalachian Mountains. It is rich in both natural and cultural heritage and remains a “working forest” today as it is managed by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources Forest Service to conserve the natural ecological processes while supporting the economy of the region through an active forest management program. The Maryland Forest Service Mission is to restore, manage, and protect Maryland’s trees, forests, and forested ecosystems to sustain our natural resources and connect people to the land. The general geographic boundaries of Green Ridge are Town Creek to the west and Sideling Hill Creek to the east. The northern boundary extends to the Mason-Dixon Line. The southern boundary parallels the Potomac River. Elevations range from 500 feet above sea level on the Potomac River to 2,000 feet on Town Hill. Green Ridge receives the least amount of rainfall in Maryland, averaging 36 inches annually.

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Reviewed by
kanakasubramaniam

  • 2 Reviews
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August 30, 2014
Rated 5.0

Amazing State forest with multiple Vista's. The state park has a large swatch of unpaved roads.

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Green Ridge State Forest

28700 Headquarters Drive Northeast
Flintstone, Maryland
21530 USA

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