Rollerblading Trails Columbia MD

Local resource for rollerblading trails in Columbia. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to walking trails, hiking trails, cycling trails, and skiing trails, as well as advice and content on trail skating and trail skating safety.

Curves
(410) 730-6116
8900 Columbia 100 Pkwy
Columbia, MD
 
Synergy The Future Of Fitness
(410) 964-9858
8815 Columbia 100 Pkwy # 2
Columbia, MD
 
Playwisekids
(410) 772-1540
6570 Dobbin Rd
Columbia, MD
 
Leisure Fitness
(410) 872-8608
6131 Columbia Crossing Dr # T3
Columbia, MD
 
Jazzercise
(410) 997-7268
6136 Encounter Row
Columbia, MD
 
Adolphus Forkpa
(410) 300-7413
Columbia, MD

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Yoga Center Of Columbia
(410) 720-4340
8950 State Route 108
Columbia, MD
 
Fitness Resource
(877) 348-2021
6490 Dobbin Center Way
Columbia, MD
 
Golds Gym
(410) 730-5930
9160 Red Branch Rd
Columbia, MD
 
Curves
(410) 730-4800
5565 Sterrett Pl
Columbia, MD
 
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Eight Rules for Safe Trail Skating

By Greg Major

Skaters sharing trail with bike rider

Skaters share a beach path with a cyclist in Long Beach.
Photo: Darlene Prois

 

With the skating season upon us, skaters everywhere will be heading outdoors again ... but so will millions of bikers, runners, walkers, dogs ... and who knows what else.

To help you navigate the hazards, here are some tips for skating on multi-use paths and trails.

1) Always wear a helmet. I am amazed when I see skaters decked out in every pad known to man but with nothing on their noggins.

Remember: Road rash heals, but a good bump on the head could cause you to eat with a straw for the rest of your life.

2) Don't expect others to make room for you. Everybody believes they are the king of the road. Be prepared to make room for trail hogs. And while you're at it, set a good example by making room for others.

3) Be polite. Let people know before you pass by calling out, "On your left." And don't expect people to get out of your...

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