Petersville Road, Burkittsville Road, South Church Street, North Church Street, Myersville Road, Main Street, Wolfsville Road

Southern Terminus:
Berlin Turnpike (VA 287) at the Virginia-Maryland state line
Northern Terminus:
Loy Wolfe Road in Smithsburg
29.49 miles

MD 17 is a north/south route through the area west of Frederick. Berlin Turnpike (VA 287) turns into MD 17 upon crossing the Potomac River. It runs north through Brunswick, Burkittsville, Middletown, and Wolfsville to Smithsburg. There, the MD 17 designation ends at Loy Wolfe Road near the border between Frederick and Washington counties.

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