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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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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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Little Bennett Regional Park Half-Day Hike, Saturday, February 23, 2019

Little Bennett Regional Park Half-Day HikeSaturday, February 23, 2019Boyds, MD10:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.$7 members, $10 non-membersLevel: 2, 4.0 miles This 3,700-acre park offers over 21 miles of natural surface trails. The park is mostly forested and lies among the … Continue reading

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The “Other” Washington Monument Day Hike, Saturday, February 9, 2019

The “Other” Washington Monument Day HikeSaturday, February 9, 2019Myersville, MD9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 5, 6.0 miles This is an out-and-back hike on the Appalachian Trail. The trail winds through the woods along South Mountain, with colorful … Continue reading

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Gambrill State Park Day Hike, Saturday, January 26, 2019

Gambrill State Park Day HikeSaturday, January 26, 2019Frederick, MD9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 5, 7.0 miles Come hike the Yellow Poplar trail at Gambrill State Park. This trail allows us to walk in the farther reaches of … Continue reading

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Cabin John Regional Park Furry Friends Half-Day Hike, Saturday, January 12, 2019

Cabin John Regional Park Furry Friends Half-Day HikeSaturday, January 12, 2019Bethesda, 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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Theodore Roosevelt Island Half-Day Hike, Saturday, January 5, 2019

Theodore Roosevelt Island Half-Day HikeSaturday, January 5, 2019Washington, DC10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.Free!Level: 2, 3.5 miles We are inviting women to come hike with us for free and learn about Washington Women Outdoors. For members, get outdoors for a brief … Continue reading

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Meadowlark Botanical Gardens Winter Walk of Lights, Sunday, December 16, 2018

Meadowlark Botanical Gardens Winter Walk of LightsSunday, December 16, 2018Vienna, VA6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.$14 members, $14 non-membersLevel: 2, 0.5 miles, All levels welcome. Every year, Meadowlark Botanical Gardens transforms the garden into a half-mile, walk of lights. Perennial favorites … Continue reading

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Crampton Gap/White Rocks AT Day Hike, Saturday, December 15, 2018

Crampton Gap/White Rocks AT Day HikeSaturday, December 15, 2018Burkittsville, MD9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.$10 members, $15 non-membersLevel: 8, 8.0 miles This hike starts at Gathland State Park, which has a 50-foot-high arch commemorating Civil War newspaper correspondents. We will hike … Continue reading

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Burn Off the Turkey Sugarloaf Mountain Loop Day Hike, Friday, November 23, 2018

Burn Off the Turkey Sugarloaf Mountain Loop Day HikeFriday, November 23, 2018Dickerson, 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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