Smithsonian Trail

EASY 13 reviews

Smithsonian Trail is a 3.9 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Edgewater, Maryland that features a river. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking, walking, and birding.

DISTANCE
3.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
187 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

birding

hiking

walking

forest

river

wildlife

no dogs

Note: This trail is closed on Sundays. SERC does NOT allow pets on site, including dogs, leashed or otherwise.

18 days ago

One of our favorites! Plus, meeting a few scientists is always fun.

hiking
1 month ago

Today was my first time .,very clean we’ll kept and friendly person at the gate İ it’s was peaceful hike enjoyed my day recommend highly

hiking
2 months ago

I love Serc. simply put! all the trails are diverse, well maintained and even educational. so glad to have this place in my neck of the woods. try to trails bu the ruins! head out to the farthest island where birds can be seen from the boardwalks! my kids love it here too

walking
4 months ago

Well maintained, and marked, for an easy escape from urban sprawl. Beautiful views and access to beach and water.

4 months ago

Well-maintained trail with lots of water views and historic points of interest. Beautiful and peaceful. Will definitely go again.

4 months ago

Closed Sundays :(

8 months ago

Just Beautiful!

hiking
6 months ago

walking
8 months ago

recorded serc

hiking
9 months ago

walking
10 months ago

hiking
Monday, April 24, 2017