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Nature and Outdoors

Hayride & Campfire Adventure on the Potomac

Event Date:  November 12, 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm A night-time adventure for the whole family! Join us this weekend for a fun evening filled with marshmallows, a crackling fire in a log cabin, and a hayride adventure to the Potomac river. Bring your friends and family Go on a hayride to the river Sit by a crackling campfire at the log cabin Enjoy hot cider, cookies, and marshmallows Space is limited, so you must RSVP. Hayrides start at 7 p.m. RSVP link: http://bit.ly/hayride16 Location Alice Ferguson Foundation 2001 Bryan Point Road, Accokeek, Maryland 20607 United States See map: Google Maps

Conservation Hike Through Bacon Ridge Natural Area

Event Date:  September 22, 2016 - 4:30am - 7:00am Join representatives from the Scenic Rivers Land Trust, the Maryland Environmental Trust and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service to walk the Bacon Ridge Trail. The hike will feature highlights of the cooperation among SRLT, MET & USF&WS and the Anne Arundel County Dept. of Recreation and Parks to protect & restore the Bacon Ridge Natural Area and the South River Greenway. For more information, contact: Sarah Knebel: 410 980 6837, or via e-mail: sarah@srlt.org.

Mayo Beach Park Public Open Day

Event Date:  May 30, 2016 - 11:00am - 5:00pm Enjoy *your* beautiful beach at Mayo Beach Park south of Annapolis during the 2016 Public Open Days! The Public Open Days are FREE and open to the general public. Bring your kids and your grandkids and a picnic and have a great day at this county-owned public beach. Go to the beach without having to cross the Bay Bridge! The park is open from 11 am to 5 pm. Location Mayo Beach Park 4150 Honeysuckle Drive, Edgewater MD 21037 United States See map: Google Maps

ChesaTreks Tour to Poplar Island

Event Date:  April 13, 2016 - 7:00am - 3:30pm The West & Rhode Riverkeeper will lead a tour to Poplar Island as the first of new series of “ChesaTreks” adventures. The day starts with a Lighthouse Limos ride from Discovery Village in Shady Side. The group will board the Maryland Environmental Services boat at Napp’s Narrows to get out to the island. After the tour, lunch will be at Character’s Bridge Restaurant overlooking the Narrows. The menu includes crab cakes, rockfish sandwich or chicken Caesar salad and soft drinks. The bus arrives back at Discovery Village at 3:30 p.m.

Guided Canoe Trip

Event Date:  October 24, 2015 - 11:00am - 2:00pm American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior’s Rest Sanctuary, Scientists Cliffs Rd, Port Republic. 11:00 a.m. - 2:00p.m. Depart from Warrior's Rest and enjoy an informative and fun scenic tour of Parkers Creek. Registration required at acltweb.org. Note: Trips are physically strenuous. E-mail info@acltweb.org for more information. Rain date: Sunday, October 25th. Location American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior's Rest Sanctuary 1760 Scientist Cliffs Road Port Republic United States See map: Google Maps

Guided Canoe Trip Membership Event

Event Date:  September 12, 2015 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior’s Rest Sanctuary, Scientists Cliffs Rd, Port Republic. 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Depart from Warrior's Rest and enjoy an informative and fun scenic tour of Parkers Creek. Registration required at acltweb.org. Note: Trips are physically strenuous. E-mail info@acltweb.org for more information. Rain date: Sunday, September 13th. Location American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior's Rest Sanctuary 1760 Scientist Cliffs Road Port Republic United States See map: Google Maps

Guided Canoe Trip

Event Date:  September 26, 2015 - 12:30pm - 3:30pm American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior’s Rest Sanctuary, Scientists Cliffs Rd, Port Republic. 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Depart from Warrior's Rest and enjoy an informative and fun scenic tour of Parkers Creek. Registration required at acltweb.org. Note: Trips are physically strenuous. E-mail info@acltweb.org for more information. Rain date: Sunday, September 27th. Location American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior's Rest Sanctuary 1760 Scientist Cliffs Road Port Republic United States See map: Google Maps

Guided Canoe Trip

Event Date:  August 8, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pm American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior’s Rest Sanctuary, Scientists Cliffs Rd, Port Republic. 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. Depart from Warrior's Rest and enjoy an informative and fun scenic tour of Parkers Creek. Registration required at acltweb.org. Note: Trips are physically strenuous. E-mail info@acltweb.org for more information. Rain date: Sunday, August 9th. Location American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior's Rest Sanctuary 1760 Scientist Cliffs Road Port Republic United States See map: Google Maps

Guided Canoe Trip

Event Date:  July 25, 2015 - 9:00am - 12:00pm American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior’s Rest Sanctuary, Scientists Cliffs Rd, Port Republic. 9:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. Depart from Warrior's Rest and enjoy an informative and fun scenic tour of Parkers Creek. Registration required at acltweb.org. Note: Trips are physically strenuous. E-mail info@acltweb.org for more information. Rain date: Sunday, July 26th. Location American Chestnut Land Trust Warrior's Rest Sanctuary 1760 Scientist Cliffs Road Port Republic United States See map: Google Maps

International Mud Day!

Event Date:  June 28, 2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm June 28, 1-4pm Regular Admission rates apply: Youth (6-17) $3 Adults (18-up) $5 Senior (65-up) $4 Military $4 AMG Members FREE Children 5-under FREE Visit Annmarie Sculpture Garden and celebrate International Mud Day! Kids of all ages are encouraged to stomp, splash and get dirty! There will be a giant mud play area, along with artsy “mud-themed” activities for everyone. Dress for a mess, bring a change of clothes, a beach towel, and a lawn chair, and join us! Activities include: the Mega Mud Tarp Mud Pies and Seed Cakes at the Mud Cafe Mushy Mud Pools DIY Terrariums Location Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center 13480 Dowell Road Dowell, MD 20629 United States See map: Google Maps