Hike the Seneca Creek Greenway Trail Upper Section

Rate this Adventure Seneca Creek Greenway Trail Upper Section

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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RT Distance 14.86 Miles
Elevation Gain 836 Feet
Activities Mountain Biking, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Spring, Summer, Autumn
Trail Type Out-and-Back
Features
Dog Friendly
Easy Parking
Family Friendly
Forest
Lake
Scenic
Wildflowers

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