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Twinbrook offers a wide range of leisure activities, events, and resources to connect with the community. 

Bethesda Trolley Trail

The Bethesda Trolley Trail: A Vital Link in the Regional Bikeway and Trail System

The Bethesda Trolley Trail is a dynamic urban greenway that provides the most direct link between Bethesda and Rockville for bicyclists, runners and pedestrians. Its central Montgomery County location makes it an exceptional off-road transportation route providing access to North Bethesda, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Woodmont Triangle, downtown Bethesda, and the Capital Crescent Trail. Also, its proximity to residential communities make it a favorite for meeting neighbors, exercise walking, jogging, and weekend bike rides.

The Bethesda Trolley Trail is at a short trail that connects North Bethesda with access to the Capital Crescent Trail, primarily by bridging two major highways. The main aspects of this trail are the two pedestrian- and bicycle-only bridges across Interstate 270 and Interstate 495, the Beltway. Serious riders and walkers will certainly enjoy the convenience of having such dedicated bridges available.

Features:
• Length: 4 miles
• Trail end points: Bethesda to Rockville
• Trail surfaces: Asphalt
• Trail Activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Walking 
• At the north end (Twinbrook Metro) the BTT connects to the recently signed Rockville Bicycle Route System.
• Grosvenor Lane and W. Cedar Lane provide the shortest routes to and from the Rock Creek Trail.
• Link to the Capital Crescent Trail in one of three places:
  (a) Downtown Bethesda
  (b) Near Bethesda-Chevy Chase H.S. if headed east to Silver Spring
  (c) At Little Falls Parkway if headed south into DC.
• Via the Rock Creek and Capital Crescent Trails, one can link to the C&O Canal Towpath, Sligo Creek Trail, and the Metropolitan Branch Trail.

Contact:
240.777.7223 

Website: www.bikemontgomery.com