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MNPS Field Trip: Saturday Rambles - Seneca Creek Greenway Trail (Saturday)

  • 01/21/2017
  • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Western Montgomery County, MD

Sponsoring Organization: Maryland Native Plant Society and Montgomery Parks 

The winter months offer some of the best opportunities for nature observation whether you're searching for animal tracks, tree species, resident birds, or ice crystals. Enjoy the quiet and serenity of our winter forests as we explore our parks system's prime examples each month. Walks are on natural surface trails and usually 3 miles in length. We stop frequently to listen, watch and learn.

NOTE: This is not strictly a plant trip and may touch on natural history, cultural history, plants, animals, geology, and whatever information participants can share!

Leaders: Ken Bawer and Geri Drymalski


Register online at Active Montgomery

First you must create an account (which can be used for future Saturday Rambles and other events). Once you have created an account, in the Search window, enter “Saturday Rambles”. Then, click “Add to Cart” next to Saturday Rambles - Seneca Creek Greenway Trail on Jan. 21, 2017.
For ages 18 and up.


Notes: Natural surface trails; no bathroom facilities.

Bring: Wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Bring any field guides you like, binoculars if you want, water and a snack as desired. 

Cancellation Policy:  In the event of heavy-steady snow, sleet, or pouring rain, or icy, dangerous conditions of roads, the field trip will be cancelled.

If you register but find you cannot attend, please cancel your registration on the Active Montgomery site, select “My Account” near the top right of the screen, then under “Account Activity” select “My Transactions”.

Contact: (for additional information; not to register)
Ken Bawer ( 240-744-6306

Directions: Directions to the trail head will be emailed to registered participants prior to the hiking date.

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