Hike Schedule

Following is a list of upcoming hikes.  We rate the difficulty of the hikes from A to G.  Click here for a description of the rating system.  Detailed announcements of upcoming hikes are linked to the schedule below.

No hikes scheduled for the foreseeable future. 

Check out our Trip Report and Dog Hiking sections for information on
the best K9 hikes in the Baltimore/DC area and beyond!

 


Our rating system is intended to give a rough idea of the length and difficulty of the trail with "A" being the shortest and easiest, and "G" the longest and most strenuous.  The icons shown below are used in our schedule to give you a quick visual of the hike difficulty.

  • - Hikes 2-4 miles, over fairly easy terrain with only light hill climbing at 2-mile/hour pace (Excellent for beginners) 

  • - Hikes up to 6 miles, with moderate climbing and/or more difficult terrain at 2-mile/hour pace (Good for beginners who are well conditioned) 

  •  - Hikes up to 6 miles, with more strenuous climbs and more difficult terrain at 2-1/2 to 3 miles per hour pace (Good for athletic individuals who are beginning hikers)

  •  - Hikes of 7 to 9 miles, with moderate climbs and difficult terrain at 2-1/2 to 3 miles per hour pace (Good for more experienced hikers.)

  • -Hikes of 7 to 9 miles, with more strenuous climbs and difficult terrain at 2-1/2 to 3 miles per hour pace (Good for more experienced hikers.)

  • - Hikes of  10 or more miles, with light to moderate climbing and fairly easy terrain at 2-1/2 to 3 miles per hour pace (Good for experienced hikers interested in a longer hike)

  •  - Hikes of 10 or more miles, with significant climbs and difficult terrain at 2-1/2 to 3 miles per hour pace (Good for experienced hikers in excellent condition.)