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Cylburn Arboretum

Cylburn Arboretum

Cylburn Arboretum is a beautiful park–and educational facility–located north of the Baltimore Zoo in downtown Baltimore. During your visit, you can enjoy over three miles of easy trails which will take you through the wooded areas and gardens. In the middle of the Arboretum, you will see the Victorian era mansion which was completed by Jesse Tyson in 1868. The mansion is frequently rented for weddings and other occasions. The grounds include various gardens and a carriage house, as well as the entrance to multiple...
Lake Elkhorn

Lake Elkhorn

Lake Elkhorn is the biggest lake in Columbia, MD. It is one of the most popular parks in the area because it has a nice two mile path around the entirety of the reservoir. Whether walking, dogwalking, or running, Lake Elkhorn is a great park to visit. Along the path you will pass picnic areas, a pavilion, a dam, and a playground. On either ends of the lake, the path is connected to the Columbia trails and can lead to both Wilde Lake and Centennial...
Lake Roland

Lake Roland

Lake Roland Park (Formerly Robert E. Lee Park) is located inside of Baltimore County and is accessible from the light rail via the Falls Road stop. The park features a dam which holds back the man-made Lake Roland, a dog park, and many hiking trails. The trails throughout the 500 acre park have beautiful views of wildlife in habitats such as wetlands, hardwood forests, meadows, and serpentine barrens (similar to Soldiers Delight). Part of the trail is a raised walkway (pictured below) which provides opportunity...