High Top View: Maryland Appalachian Trail

When you hike the AT Maryland Challenge,
Stop and Sniff the Overlooks

Religiously inspired art and architecture

This huge cathedral, inspired by the cathedrals of Europe, is one among the numerous sites of religiously inspired art and architecture in the Washington, DC area.

Discover Chincoteague and Assateague

Standing at the top of the Assateague Lighthouse looking north and west toward Chincoteague Island and the bridge to Assateague Island. This is home to wild ponies, millions of varieties of birds, and much wildlife close to the ocean.

The world of railroads

The B&O Railroad Museum is a destination for any lover of powerful machines and American history. Model railroad enthusiasts can find inspiration here. Also, would you like to ride on an old-time train?

The Catoctin Mountain Range

Chimney Rock, in Catoctin National Park is a wonderful destination for hikers. It is a part in the northern end of the Catoctin Mountain Range, which draws a variety of people who love getting active in the beautiful outdoors, who love camping, and who love just getting close to nature.

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Rockville Science Day

Rockville Science Day
The City of Rockville celebrated Rockville Science Day, 2018 on Earth Day

Appalachian Trail
Maryland Challenge

Appalachian TrailMaryland Challenge
Explore the Appalachian Trail in Maryland
A virtual hike in photos

Hikes and History

MDHikes and History
See the opportunities for hiking and seeing history not far from Washington, DC

Maryland Fungi

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Help me to Identify Fungi
from the Mountains of Maryland.

Eclipse Party in Gaithersburg, MD

Eclipse Party in Gaithersburg, MD
Although it was only a partial eclipse in Gaithersburg, MD, the science spirit at this party was TOTAL

Chinctoteague & Assateague Islands

Chinctoteague & Assateague Islands
Just hours from Washington, DC, this is a great place to get close to nature, exploring a lighthouse, wild ponies, and a gazillion birds.

Art & Architecture

ReligiousArt & Architecture
Religious Art and Architecture are explored in the Washington, DC area


Such diversity of approaches to railroads. Here are four: museums, rides, models, and games.

Community Museum

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Here are two Gaithersburg places: the B&O Freight House with scenes of Gaithersburg history, and the historic Gaithersburg Latitude Observatory, where we can learn more about our world.

Covered Bridges

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Maryland Has Three Covered Bridges North of Frederick.