Hiking Along's Events

 2015 Events


MLK Day of Service: Family Sligo Creek Litter Clean-Up

Monday, January 19th

9:30 to 11:00 am

As a family, celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. and his mission with a morning of service to give back to the community and environment. We will celebrate our work with cookies and hot coco afterwards. Bags, gloves and SSL forms will be provided. No registration required - just show up. This event is rain or shine.

Location: Playground on Sligo Creek Parkway between Colesville Road and Forest Glen Road. The playground is located on the west side of Sligo Creek between Brunett and Dallas Avenues. There is a small parking lot directly across Dallas Avenue.


Leave No Trace Awareness Workshop

Tuesday, February 24th

7:00 to 8:30 pm

Aududon Naturalist Society's Woodend Sanctuary

8940 Jones Mill Road, Chevy Chase, MD

Are you an adult leader of a Girl or Boy Scout troop or a youth organization that engages youth in the outdoors? This workshop will help you teach and engage the youth in your organization to reduce their footprint on the environment when recreating outdoors. Attendees will learn about the seven principles of Leave No Trace, how to implement skills assocaited with them and activites to engage youth. Please register for this workshop by send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .


Leave No Trace Trainers Course

Saturday, March 28th at 8:30 am TO Sunday, March 29th at 12:00 pm

Camp Woodlands,  2744 Riva Rd, Annapolis, MD 21401

Have you participated in a Leave No Trace workshop and want to hone your outdoor skills to reduce your impact on the environment when recreating? Four hours of this course will be indoors devoted to teaching strategies. The twelve remaining hours will be spent outside focusing on outdoor skills. Participants will camp outside using their own equipment. Cost: TBD. To register, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .