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Head to the Creek

Hike to Cocktown Creek to see native animals and plants. Bring a lunch, comfortable shoes, a hat and sunscreen. 10am-noon at Kings Landing Park, Huntingtown. $8 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-535-5327; www.calvertparks.org.

Walk for the Woods - Weekend!

Event Date:  April 20, 2013 (All day) - April 21, 2013 (All day) Walk for the Woods -- Weekend! Saturday, April 20th AND Sunday, April 21st! Great hikes just minutes from downtown Annapolis with Scenic Rivers Land Trust! Bacon Ridge Natural Area is Anne Arundel County’s newest park but not yet fully open to the public. Nine-hundred+ acres in Crownsville, it is graced with upland streams, lily-filled ponds, nesting birds and spring wild flowers. Hikes range from one to four miles on marked trails. Bird and nature guides, as well as tours of historic cemetery, are available throughout the weekend as well. Location Bacon Ridge Natural Area Farm Road, Crownsville, MD 21032 United States See map: Google Maps