Tag Archives: Favorite Local Places

Favorite Local Places: Great Falls, VA

Recently (June 8th), I went on a hike with Howard County Recreations and Parks to Great Falls National Park. It was a beautiful hike and I recommend it to anyone physically able. Here are pictures from the hike. Garter Snake … Continue reading

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Favorite Local Places: Creek by Freetown Road

This is a favorite little spot that me and my dad go to spot trout. Here are some shots I took recently. honeysuckle growing up an evergreen tree A few days later: Baby Praying Mantis

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Favorite Local Places: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary

I’ve been there twice now and it is a beautiful BEAUTIFUL place. I first went with my environmental science lab class and we got a tour of the marshland. Our guide could talk with a passion about the place forever … Continue reading

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Roses: Pics From Grandpa’s House

The following are plants from my grandpa’s house from mid May. His azaleas were past their peak, but still not too bad looking. I missed the peak days for his poppies too but he had one or two still hanging … Continue reading

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Favorite Local Places: Appalachian Trail Section #3 – Wolfsville Rd to Route 40

On January 12th, I started my attempt to hike the all the Maryland Appalachian Trail Hikes (offered through Howard County Recreation and Parks). The first one offered was Section #3. February 9th is Section #2 and in March will be … Continue reading

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Favorite Local Places: Howard County Fair *Special Edition*

Sorry, folks, I didn’t get pretty much any pictures for what I’ll be talking about. On Sunday, the second day of the fair, I went down at about 8:30 in the morning and stayed till four. First, I went to … Continue reading

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Favorite Local Places: Patuxent Reservoir Watershed Pig Tail Recreation Area, Dayton, MD

This is also in Dayton, MD and is not far from the Big Branch Recreation Area. Big Branch offers more wildlife spottings but this area is just as pretty. Here is where I see more Herons. I saw at least … Continue reading

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