The Best Hikes near Annapolis

Courtney Davis at Ellicott City
Great Falls Park, Great Falls, VirginiaGreat Falls ParkGreat Falls, VirginiaIt took us about a year of living in Washington, DC to discover Great Falls. These kayakers provided some great entertainment at the beginning of...Kilgore Falls, Bethesda, MarylandKilgore FallsBethesda, MarylandBeautiful waterfall in Rock State Park near the Maryland - Pennsylvania border. Scenic roads with winding roads. Lots of hiking trails and picnic...Prince William Forest Park, Prince William County, VirginiaPrince William Forest ParkPrince William County, VirginiaMost days I prefer mountains - but winter hikes in the beautiful bare bones landscape of prince Williams forest will do just fine :)Sugarloaf Mountain, Frederick County, MarylandSugarloaf MountainFrederick County, MarylandI grew up not far from this sweet little mountain. Local outdoor enthusiast scoff at its cozy climbs and low elevation but it's really a wonderful...Olmstead Island, Potomac, MarylandOlmstead IslandPotomac, MarylandGreat Falls on the Potomac River. Great short hikes and walks. Beaitiful spot.George Washington Birthplace, Westmoreland County, VirginiaGeorge Washington BirthplaceWestmoreland County, VirginiaExploring the colonies with family brought me to the beautiful grounds of George Washington's birthplace. The grounds are extensive and there are...Sugarloaf Mountain, Frederick County, MarylandSugarloaf MountainFrederick County, MarylandAwesome day hike, especially in fall! Plus there's a winery at the bottom of the mountain.Theodore Roosevelt Island, Washington D.C.Theodore Roosevelt IslandWashington D.C.Roosevelt Island is a popular spot for residents and tourists alike. Residents love it for the miles of trails to hike and run on, and tourists...Great Falls, MarylandGreat FallsMarylandThe Billy Goat Trail (section A) on the Maryland side of Great Falls takes about two hours and makes for a perfect afternoon hike just outside of...Ellicott City, MarylandEllicott CityMarylandTrolly Line #9 Trail in Ellicott City, MD. Beautiful hike through a forest of very old trees. Downtown Ellicott City is right down the road from...Great Falls Park, Great Falls, VirginiaGreat Falls ParkGreat Falls, VirginiaAt Great Falls, the Potomac River builds up speed and force as it falls over a series of steep, jagged rocks and flows through narrow Mather...Kilgore Falls, Harford County, MarylandKilgore FallsHarford County, MarylandFalling Branch Trail (Rocks State Park)Patuxent Research Refuge, Anne Arundel County, MarylandPatuxent Research RefugeAnne Arundel County, MarylandLoved it here! My first hike and won't be my lastSeneca creek st park, Montgomery County, MarylandSeneca creek st parkMontgomery County, MarylandThe location that was used while filming the blair witch project. This is the scene where the 2 fishermen are interviewed about the legend of the...Difficult Run Stream Valley Trail, Georgetown Pike, Great Falls, VirginiaDifficult Run Stream Valley Trail, Georgetown PikeGreat Falls, VirginiaI can't explain this unquenchable urge I have when it rains - to rip off my hiking boots and walk staunch barefoot into the heart of a trail. This...Chain Bridge, Washington D.C.Chain BridgeWashington D.C.Exploring out near Fort Marcy.Rocks State Park, Harford County, MarylandRocks State ParkHarford County, MarylandThe King and Queen seat - used to be the site of ceremonial gatherings for Susquehanna native Americans. It's about a 15 minute hike up to this 190...Kilgore Falls, Harford County, MarylandKilgore FallsHarford County, MarylandPart of the Rocks State Park attractions, going to Route 1 North, make a left at MD 24. From the parking area, it's about a 15 minute hike to this...Pequea, PennsylvaniaPequeaPennsylvaniaHiking at the end of House Rock Road. #SusquehannaRiverEllicott City, MarylandEllicott CityMarylandTrolly Line #9 Trail in Ellicott City, MD. Beautiful hike through a forest of very old trees. Downtown Ellicott City is right down the road from...
Add to list
          loading your lists...
          create your first list
          Type a list name
          Discovery added to
          Sorry, we were unable to add the discovery to your list at this time.
          Discovery removed from .
          Sorry, we were unable to remove the discovery from your list at this time.
          Pour yourself a fresh cup of coffee,
          we've updated our terms!
          I have read and agree to Trover's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.
          prompt