4 Great Hiking Destinations in Prince George’s County
Fall is the perfect time to get outside and explore. It’s the time of the year where bursting colors abound in the falling leaves and brisk temperatures keep you cool and comfortable during even the most strenuous uphill climbs.
Take a hike on one of Prince George’s County’s many trails and you can enjoy the very best of the fall season right here, close to home.Mount Airy Mansion. To experience all the park has to offer, hit the Perimeter Trail, which winds through scenic woodlands, passes alongside the mansion and takes a stop at the scenic Tanager Overlook. For a shorter hike, hit the Grassland Bird Trail. American Discovery Trail, this trail network provides miles of interconnected trails along the tributaries of the Anacostia River. With opportunities for fishing, bird watching, hiking, biking and more, this trail system travels through a wide variety of landscapes, including woodlands, wetlands and open fields.
Want to take a great fall hike even closer to home? Don’t forget that BeechTree has more than 3 miles of walking trails for you to explore!