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US Capitol Remains In Washington, DC
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US Capitol Remains In Washington, DC

A great historical destination in Washington D.C. is the US Capitol Remains located in Rock Creek Park about a half of mile from the nature center. These remains are from the original East Portico of the U.S. Capitol of 1828 which contained 24 Corinthian columns and other Virginia blocks and sandstones. The original East Portico…

Fort Marcy
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Fort Marcy

If you are going to be in our nation’s Capitol and want a great place to visit that had a lot of historical value, Fort Marcy is hot spot to put on your list to see. Plus, it’s got great nature spots and many hiking trials so it’s completely outdoorsy and peaceful. There is so…

Dead River Park Hiking Review
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Dead River Park Hiking Review

Park Information Dead River Park Trail Map Dead River Park Home Page Address Dead River Park 15098 Dead River Road Thonotosassa, FL 33592 Hours 9am to 5:30pm Entrance Fee $2.00 Dead River Park is located at 15098 Dead River Road in Thonotosassa, FL. There is a $2.00 entrance fee. The park is made up of…

Scott’s Run Nature Preserve Hiking Review
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Scott’s Run Nature Preserve Hiking Review

Park Information Scott’s Run Nature Preserve Trail Map Scott’s Run Nature Preserve Home Page Address Scott’s Run Nature Preserve 7400 Georgetown Pike Mclean, VA 22102 Hours Sunrise – Sunset Entrance Fee Free Scott’s Run Nature Preserve is located at 7400 Georgetown Pike, Mclean, VA 22102 and is comprised of 300+ acres. There is no entrace…

Florida National Scenic Trail Hiking Review
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Florida National Scenic Trail Hiking Review

Park Information Florida National Scenic Trail ArcGIS Map Options Florida National Scenic Trail Home Page Address Supervisor’s Office 325 John Knox Road, Suite F-100 Tallahassee FL, 32303 Hours Open 24/7 Entrance Fee Free There’s a large green area on a map of Central Florida. This area is called Green Swamp and it’s one of my…

The Stewart Homestead Murders
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The Stewart Homestead Murders

The Stewart Homestead Murders took place In May of 1918. A couple Isham (B. 1860) & Sarah Stewart (B. 1845) were sleeping in their cabin deep in the Central Florida woods. That night, two young men crept up and broke in using axes to murder them both. The Sheriff’s report said the bodies weren’t discovered…

Circle B Reserve Hiking Review
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Circle B Reserve Hiking Review

Park Information Circle B Reserve Trail Map Circle B Reserve Home Page Address Circle B Reserve 4399 Winter Lake Road Lakeland, FL 33803 Hours 5:30am – 8:30pm (Hours are seasonal) Entrance Fee Free Circle B Reserve is located at 4339 Winter Lake Road, Lakeland, FL 33803. There is a welcome center at the entrance and…