Author Archives: Washington Women Outdoors

Winter Backpacking at Sky Meadows State Park, Saturday-Sunday, March 2-3, 2019

Winter Backpacking at Sky Meadows State ParkSaturday-Sunday, March 2-3, 2019Delaplane, VASky Meadows State Park10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.$30 members, $45 non-membersLevel: 7.0 milesExperienced beginners and above. Spring may be in the air but this is winter backpacking at its best! … Continue reading

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Bike and Flight Bike Ride, Sunday, March 31, 2019

Bike and Flight Bike RideSunday, March 31, 2019Chantilly, VACabell’s Mill10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.$7 members, $10 non-membersLevel: 20.0 milesIn-shape beginners. On this ride, suitable for in-shape beginners and above, we’ll explore some of the history of Fairfax County starting at … Continue reading

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Merkle Wildlife and Jug Bay Wetlands Bike Ride, Sunday, March 24, 2019

Merkle Wildlife and Jug Bay Wetlands Bike RideSunday, March 24, 2019Brandywine, MD10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 35.0 milesRolling hills. Suitable for intermediate to advanced riders. We’re branching out and exploring the farms, woodlands and ther natural areas … Continue reading

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Cat Rock & Bobs Hill Day Hike, Saturday, March 23, 2019

Cat Rock & Bobs Hill Day HikeSaturday, March 23, 2019Thurmont, MDCunningham Falls State Park8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 7, 8.0 miles We begin our ascent to Cat Rock summit with a vigorous 1.5 mile hike up a … Continue reading

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Furry Friendly Cabin Camping & Hiking Shenandoah Natl Park, Friday-Sunday, March 15-17, 2019

Furry Friendly Cabin Camping & Hiking Shenandoah Natl ParkFriday-Sunday, March 15-17, 2019Luray, VA4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.$60 members, $80 non-membersLevel: 5, 8.0 miles Join us for a weekend in a PATC cabin near the boundaries of Shenandoah National Park. This … Continue reading

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Lake Brittle and Warrenton Bike Ride, Saturday, March 16, 2019

Lake Brittle and Warrenton Bike RideSaturday, March 16, 2019Warrenton, VA10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 33.0 milesIntermediate to advanced riders. This ride starts at Lake Brittle and rides through the scenic countryside around Warrenton, passing a winery and … Continue reading

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Meet the Author, Cheryl Suchors, Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Meet the Author, Cheryl SuchorsWednesday, March 13, 2019Bethesda, MD7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.Free!Everyone welcome Meet Cheryl Suchors, Author of “48 Peaks: Hiking and Healing in the White Mountains.” Cheryl will read from her book and talk to us about her … Continue reading

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Three Covered Bridges of Frederick County Bike Ride, Saturday, March 9, 2019

Three Covered Bridges of Frederick County Bike RideSaturday, March 9, 2019Frederick, MD10:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 25.0 milesRolling hills on country roads. Not recommended for absolute beginners, but suitable for in-shape riders. Join us on a road … Continue reading

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Fountainhead Regional Park Furry Friend Hike, Sunday, March 3, 2019

Fountainhead Regional Park Furry Friend HikeSunday, March 3, 2019Fairfax County, VA9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 4, 6.0 miles This area played a vital role at different times in our history from the Revolutionary to the Civil War. … Continue reading

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Brentsville Rural Rogues Bike Ride, Sunday, February 24, 2019

Brentsville Rural Rogues Bike RideSunday, February 24, 2019Bristow, VA10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 35.0 milesRolling hills. Suitable for intermediate to advanced riders. This ride is a beautiful tour of the rolling hills in the Virginia countryside surrounding … Continue reading

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