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Billy Goat Trail is comprised of three sections of trail locatednear Potomac, MD featuring beautiful wild flowers and scenic river views. The trail is used for hiking, mountain biking, trail running and walking. It is demarcated by blue blazes and is accessible year-round. Protected by NPS and TNC.

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Elisenda Llinares (312)

6 Completed0 Reviews

Probably my favorite hike in the area. So much fun scrambling through the rocks. It's a great leg work out! And the views of the Potomac are spectacular!

Alicia Buchanan (243)

8 Completed5 Reviews

If you like rock scrambling as I do, you would love this hike!

Sabrena Yedo (306)

6 Completed5 Reviews

Fun fun trail!!

Emma Bell (90)

5 Completed1 Reviews

S A (49)

2 Completed2 Reviews

Awesome trail. Got engaged at the top of the straight cliff climb looking out over the river. Beautiful!!

Matt Peters (67)

2 Completed1 Reviews

Abigail Marshall (375)

14 Completed14 Reviews

Beautiful and easy.

David Bailey (76)

1 Completed1 Reviews

Not too bad. Used to do this trail at a pretty good pace in high school. Nothing has changed much. You have to take it slow in some parts but It's still a decent workout.

Ebony Rodriguez (37)

1 Completed1 Reviews

It was a great full body workout.

Lloyd Vanderhorst Jr. (857)

6 Completed5 Reviews

Very challenging, scenic trail. Had an encounter with a Doe that was not afraid of me, just a little cautious. All levels of scrambling here. I would be concerned for young children and older folks like myself not in good condition. Go on a weekday for less traffic after about 5pm. I went just a few days before on a Saturday and it was like The National Pier. I did all of segment A and walked down to B before thinking it was too dark to try and finish it too. Hope to do the other segment soon!