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Walk for the Woods

  • 04/20/2013
  • 9:00 AM
  • 04/21/2013
  • 4:00 PM
  • Bacon Ridge Natural Area, Crownsville
Sponsored by: Scenic Rivers Land Trust

Bacon Ridge Natural Area is Anne Arundel County’s newest park but not yet fully open to the public.

Nine-hundred+ acres in Crownsville, it is graced with upland streams, lily-filled ponds, nesting birds and spring wild flowers. Trailing arbutus, mountain laurel, blueberries and other heaths can be found along the trails.

Hikes range from one to four miles on marked trails. Bird and nature guides, as well as tours of history cemetery, are available throughout the weekend as well.

  • Hike on your own on miles of marked trails
  • Reserve a place on a guided walk
  • Friendly dogs on leash welcome after 10 am both Saturday & Sunday
Free event with donations greatly appreciated!

Directions: Take Generals Highway to Crownsville Road. Turn right on Marbury Road (within 1/4 mile of Generals Hwy). Follow signs to parking and trail head.

Contact: Jennifer Troy

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