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Mason Neck Half-Day Hike, Sunday, February 18, 2018

Mason Neck Half-Day HikeSunday, February 18, 2018Lorton, VA10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.$7 members, $10 non-membersLevel: 2, 3.5 miles This park in southeastern Fairfax County provides protected habitat for wildlife and scenic trails for hikers. The trail wanders across a wooded … Continue reading

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Rachel Carson Conservation Park Half-Day Hike, Saturday, February 10, 2018

Rachel Carson Conservation Park Half-Day HikeSaturday, February 10, 2018Brookeville, MD10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.$7 members, $10 non-membersLevel: 3, 6.0 miles We will hike about 6 miles through the meadows and oak hickory forest of this large conservation park in northern … Continue reading

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Cabin John Regional Park Furry Friends Half-Day Hike, Saturday, January 27, 2018

Cabin John Regional Park Furry Friends Half-Day HikeSaturday, January 27, 2018Bethesda, MD10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.$7 members, $10 non-membersLevel: 2, 5.0 miles Parts of this trail are surprisingly secluded and wild, hidden away in suburban Bethesda. We’ll follow Cabin John … Continue reading

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The Rocks: Wolf, Chimney, and Cat Rock Day Hike, Saturday, January 20, 2018

The Rocks: Wolf, Chimney, and Cat Rock Day HikeSaturday, January 20, 2018Thurmont, MDCatoctin Mountain Park9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 5, 4.9 miles We will hike a moderately strenuous circuit in the National Park along a sometimes rocky … Continue reading

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Riverbend Half-Day Hike, Saturday, January 13, 2018

Riverbend Half-Day HikeSaturday, January 13, 2018Great Falls, VARiverbend Park9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon$7 members, $10 non-membersLevel: 2, 5.2 miles Here’s one we haven’t done in awhile! Riverbend park has great up-close views of the Potomac River and its wildlife, but … Continue reading

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Blockhouse Point Conservation Park Half-Day Hike, Saturday, December 16, 2017

Blockhouse Point Conservation Park Half-Day HikeSaturday, December 16, 2017Potomac, MD10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.$7 members, $10 non-membersLevel: 4, 5.0 miles We will hike a series of out-and-back trails that wind through woods to spectacular viewpoints of the Potomac from cliffs … Continue reading

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Burn Off the Turkey Sugarloaf Mountain Loop Day Hike, Friday, November 24, 2017

Burn Off the Turkey Sugarloaf Mountain Loop Day HikeFriday, November 24, 2017Dickerson, MD8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 8, 8.1 miles Looking for a way to burn off the Thanksgiving turkey? Bring your Thanksgiving leftovers and join us … Continue reading

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Hazel Mountain Trail Day Hike, Saturday, November 18, 2017

Hazel Mountain Trail Day HikeSaturday, November 18, 2017Shenandoah National Park, VA8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 8, 7.5 miles Join us for a strenuous 7.5-mile hike in Shenandoah National Park. We’ll follow a stream to a waterfall, peek … Continue reading

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Alexandria Ghost & Graveyard Public Walking Tour, Saturday, October 21, 2017

Alexandria Ghost & Graveyard Public Walking TourSaturday, October 21, 2017Alexandria, VARamsay House Visitors Center7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 3 miles Follow an 18th century costumed guide by lantern light through the charming streets of Alexandria’s historic district … Continue reading

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Sky Meadows Hoop & Hike, Sunday, October 22, 2017

Sky Meadows Hoop & HikeSunday, October 22, 2017Fauquier County, VA10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 2, 3 miles Experience a new approach to hiking and a different connection to the outdoors by learning some of the elements of … Continue reading

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