Hike the Seneca Creek Greenway Trail Upper Section

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Surround yourself with native plants and the sounds of nature on this peaceful, beautiful hike. 

Park in the lot off of Watkins Mill Road to access the trail. This hike is dog friendly and is accessible from March until November. 

Photos: Mr.TinDC

Pack List

  • Good shoes
  • Sun protection
  • Water
  • Layers


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Activities:

Hiking, Mountain Biking

Skill Level:

Beginner

Season:

Spring, Summer, Autumn

Trail Type:

Out-and-Back

Distance:

14.86 Miles

Elev. Gain:

836 Feet

Features:

Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Lake
Scenic
Wildflowers

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