Tag Archives: hikes

Get outside and enjoy the end of summer.

We had a great hike around Kendall Ridge, Maryland on this past Thursday. I bet you have never been there. It was a 2 mile walk – part of the 120 miles of paths in Howard County. It was 1 … Continue reading

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Explore Columbia on Foot in 2016

Here is the CA walking itinerary for 2016. SAVE IT!!!  As I did last year, I will be sharing stories of the history, the natural world, and the future of the places we pass. Please note that two of these … Continue reading

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#Optoutside on Black Friday

Don’t shop! You don’t need it. Go outside! Connect with others and the natural world. Check out these blog posts: Top Ten Hikes in Howard County, MD  and Best Places to Visit in Howard County, MD. Take-a-way: There are a … Continue reading

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Zion National Park

One of the most visited and loved national parks in this country is Zion in southwest Utah. It is so beautiful that it is flooded by Americans and people from many other countries. It is so admired that one cannot … Continue reading

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Lessons from a City Park – a guest post by Julie Dunlap

Most people ascend East Rock for the views. Atop the 366-foot basalt cliff, they can admire office towers, steeples, neighborhoods, and harbor views of New Haven, Connecticut, and, on a clear day, glimpse Long Island Sound. But for me, climbing … Continue reading

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