The Department of Recreation and Parks has constructed a trail connection adjacent to Old Guilford Road between the Guilford Pratt Truss Bridge and the Patuxent Branch Trail to Lake Elkhorn. This project increases safety for people walking, jogging, and bicycling along Old Guilford Road, and contribute to the goal of a connected pathway between Columbia and Savage.
Wasn't there always a pathway here? From it was constructed in the 1980s until 2019, the Patuxent Branch Trail shared space with a public road (Old Guilford Road) between the Guilford Pratt Truss Bridge and the pathway to Lake Elkhorn. This pro