Tag Archives: walks

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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Another Columbia Secret Place – Come Explore River Hill

River Hill does not have a lake, but it was supposed to have one – the largest one planned for Columbia. It was nixed by the Army Corp of Engineers and as a result, and with plenty of lobbying by … Continue reading

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Lake Elkhorn’s Past, Present, and Future – Join me for a Walk on Thursday Aug 20th

Lake Elkhorn is my favorite lake to walk around. I have done it 3000 times. I have written about it in both of my books and on previous blogs. It has so much to offer and there is so much … Continue reading

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Why I Lead Walks

I love walking through the woods, along streams, and around lakes because there is so much to see and discover. There are eagles, osprey, beaver, turtles, and a host of herons. There are old foundations, overgrown driveways, and ancient trees. … Continue reading

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