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For further information, directions and to schedule activities contact Mike Strawbridge , Trail Manager, Baltimore City Recreation & Parks at 410-396-0440. To leave a message for the Gwynns Falls Trail Council , call 410-448-5663, ext. 135. Faxes may be sent to 410-448-5895, attn. Gwynns Falls Trail.


Temporary (until approximately October 2005) Directions from I-695 (Baltimore Beltway): Exit I-695 at Exit 16 I-70 eastbound to the I-70 Park and Ride :
Proceed to the end of I-70 and make the U-turn around the Park and Ride lot. Proceed to the 2nd exit past the parking lot: Cooks Lane South toward Baltimore City. As you exit the ramp, move to the left lane to get to southbound Cooks Lane. Follow Cooks Lane approximately 1.5 miles to the T- intersection with Edmondson Avenue. Turn left (east) on Edmondson Avenue (also called Route 40) and stay in the left lane. Proceed to the to 2nd traffic light (Winans Way/Uplands Parkway) and turn left (north) on Winans Way. Follow Winans Way through the construction to the stop sign at Franklintown Road. Turn right (east) on Franklintown Road. Continue eastward until you come to the Winans Meadow Trailhead sign. Turn left at the trailhead sign to reach the parking lot below.

If you are coming from I-70 west of I-695, cross I-695 to the Park and Ride and follow the directions above.

From I-83 (Jones Falls Expressway) and North Central Baltimore :
If approaching from the south, take 28th Street westbound to Druid Park Lake Drive. If approaching from the north, go west on 29th Street to Druid Park Lake Drive. Once on Druid Park Lake Drive, go to McCullough Street (Druid Hill Park will be on your right). Move into one of the two left lanes and turn left at Gwynns Falls Parkway (just past the Conservatory). Continue on Gwynns Falls Parkway to Hilton Street and turn left. Continue on Hilton Street to North Avenue and turn right. Go one block and turn left onto Morris Road. Turn right onto Franklintown Road. Continue on Franklintown Road approximately 1.1 miles to The Trailhead at Winans Meadow on the right.

From Downtown Baltimore :
Take Franklin Street (US Route 40 West). Remain on US Route 40 West to Winans Way. Turn right/north on Winans Way. Proceed to the third stop sign (Franklintown Road) and turn right. Continue on Franklintown Road to the Trailhead at Winans Meadow on the left.

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