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Frederick, Maryland

Walk the Ballenger Creek Park Trail

1 Miles Total - 60 ft gain - Loop Trail

Originally added by The Outbound Collective

Easy, peaceful walk featuring native wildflowers of Maryland. 

There's a huge parking lot available near the trailhead for this easy loop. Great for all ages, and dog friendly. Keep an eye out for wildlife and wildflowers. Trail is accessible from March-October.

Photos: Van Corey

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Hiking
Forest
Scenic
Wildflowers

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