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Cecily Cicada

The 17-year brood X cicadas are on their way, expected to crawl out from the ground starting in mid-May, after which they’ll shed their...

Exploring Butterflies, Bugs and Soldiers Delight Natural Environment Area

Soldiers Delight Natural Environment Area in Owings Mills is a rare and imperiled eastern U.S. Serpentine Grassland. Join our discussion with Dr. Anahí Espíndola...

Earth Day Events 2021

Earth Day is April 22, 2021. The day is filled with ways to celebrate our big blue planet, but you don't have to limit...

Nature Camps—In Their Natural Habitat

It’s inspiring to learn that many of the young professionals who work with local programs that connect kids with nature were themselves hooked on...

9 nature play spaces in the Baltimore/Annapolis area

On a morning at the nature play space at Irvine Nature Center in Owings Mills, a group of preschoolers build a life-sized bird’s nest...

Creating outdoor play spaces for kids

Children need nature! In this last year of pandemic living, many more of us have seen this in our day-to-day lives, how much kids...

10 Fun Activities for a Snowy Day

Kids love a snowy day. Not only is school canceled but also there's a good reason to head outside to play. Here are 10...

Nature Based Schools–A Grassroots Education

Nature-based programs, starting as early as preschool, boast benefits for children of all ages. By Kelsey Casselbury  For years, it’s been said that kindergarten is the...

Maryland Hikes to Take With Your Kids

Hikes for all ages and stages of kids Spring and fall are the perfect time for family hikes. The following list of trails offers a...

Walk & Ride for the Woods

This summer was all about finding new places outdoors to explore. During the month of October, Scenic Rivers Land Trust is celebrating local outdoor...

Summer Fun, Day 79: Explore Tuckahoe State Park

Explore more of Maryland’s parks with a visit to Tuckahoe State Park, located 35 miles east of the Bay Bridge in Caroline County. The park...

Importance of Outdoor Play Podcast

Can playing in the woods help kids develop lifelong skills? Listen to an interview with Teece Nowell from River's Edge Forest Play about the importance...

Blackwater National Wildilfe Refuge

While you’ve probably driven right through Cambridge, Maryland on your way to Ocean City, you might not know it is home to one our...

5 bike trails in the Baltimore and D.C. Area That Lead Someplace Fun

Gwynns Falls Trail, Baltimore, 15 miles, Difficulty: Easy to moderateMount Vernon Trail, Northern Va., 18 miles, Difficulty: Easy to difficultPatuxent Branch Trail, Savage, 4.6...

5 Cool Caverns to Visit

Updated April 2021 Crystal Grottoes Caverns,7 chambers, rimstone pools, gravel pathSkyline Caverns, 12 chambers, lake, 37 foot waterfall, gravel path Luray Caverns, 11 chambers, Great...

6 spots for outside family adventures

Looking to get outside and explore new places with the family in Maryland? From nature scavenger hunts to learning about lighthouses, here are six...

Six children’s gardens to visit in Maryland area

By Allison Eatough A bamboo maze, rows of sweet-smelling peppermint, a tree house with soaring views or giant sunflowers towering overhead, children's gardens are...

Winter play in Maryland parks from dog sledding to snowshoeing

The air is cold and the snowflakes maybe flying, but that doesn’t mean you need to keep your family inside until spring. There are...

7 Maryland hikes with amazing views

Updated April 2021 Maryland Heights Trail, Difficulty: Hard, 4 miles round-trip, mountain viewAnnapolis Rock and Black Rock, Difficulty: Hard, 2.2-mile, mountain viewNorthern Peaks Trail, Difficulty:...

Late summer fun at 6 Maryland state parks

Updated 2021 Rocky Gap State Park, Allegany CountyGreenbrier State Park, Washington CountyGunpowder Falls State Park, Baltimore/Harford countiesJanes Island State Park, Somerset CountyPocomoke River State Park,...

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