HIKES AND NATURAL PLACES IN THE METRO AREA
METROPOLITAN NATURALIST
SOUTH OF WASHINGTON DC
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Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary

www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/southern/merkle.html


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Battle Creek Cypress Swamp

About an hours drive southeast of Washington D.C., this area is one of
the northernmost Cypress Swamps. A great place for birdwatching and
for seeing some very interesting plants. See the
Nature Conservancy
website for more info.

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Hellen Creek Hemlock Preserve
Mountain Rose Herbs
Dyke Marsh