Hike the Cash Lake Loop - Patuxent Research Refuge Trail

Hike the Cash Lake Loop - Patuxent Research Refuge Trail

Cash Lake Loop - Patuxent Research Refuge Trail

Distance

2.17 Miles

Elevation Gain

52 Feet

Activities

Fishing, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

Family Friendly
Forest
Lake
Wildflowers
Wildlife

This refuge teeming with life is sure to enliven your spirit. 

Park in the lot off of Tram Route Rd (see map) to access the trailhead. This is a short, popular hike that is great for kids and is dog-friendly.

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Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations.

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Amazing In The Fall

This place has become one of my favorite in the entire state to see the leaves changing in the fall. The trail is easily accessible and offers some amazing views of the lake and the forest.

Distance

2.17 Miles

Elevation Gain

52 Feet

Activities

Fishing, Hiking

Skill

Beginner

Season

Year Round

Type

Loop

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