I have walked in the woods, and the children I care for have gone to summer camp there. They loved learning more about nature, and seeing deer close up. This is a place you could spend as little as an hour, or several exploring the different paths.
I live very near the Woodland Sanctuary and besides its beauty and wonderful wildlife and vegetation, the people are gracious and caring. Thanks to the proximity, I get to go there frequently. Even when I don't thanks to being close I see the most wonderful array of birds and butterflies in my back yard. I urge everyone to support its... 更多
The Audubon Naturalist Society (ANS) is a membership organization, although you don't have to be a member to visit or buy things in the shop. However, the advantages of membership include discounts on bird seed, and other bird related items such as books, birdhouses, cards, binoculars, etc. There is also a great monthly newsletter with listings of trips and classes... 更多
Come here for an oasis in the city; walk the trails, sit on benches and take in the area at its best. You can also visit the gift shop that has a mix of books and goods related to the core mission of the organization, which is the wonder of birds. It is also a lovely place to book a... 更多
If you are traveling with children or are an avid nature lover, Woodend is well worth a visit. It has acres of trails through a wooded hillside in Chevy Chase. I recently spent several relaxing hours here with my grown sons, daughter in law and small grandchildren. We were all in town for a family wedding and it offered a... 更多
Love the fact that you can walk the trails here and find quiet in busy Chevy Chase. The paths are best for children 2+ and adults of all abilities. There are all sorts of creatures and birds to notice and wetland areas. Deer at twilight. Gift shop. Special place.
We ended up visiting the nature area on a last minute whim. We wanted an easy and convenient outdoor adventure for our toddler. She really enjoyed the green space filled with ponds, streams, and rain pools. The trails were a little tough with our small, umbrella stroller as they were mostly made up of wood chips. We still were able... 更多
This multi acre sanctuary adjacent to Rock Creek Park in Chevy Chase has a visitors' center that is an old mansion. Many events are held there from classes to seminars, meetings, camps and can be rented for weddings and the like. Bird watching tours are offered as are summer camps for kids. It serves as the headquarters for the Society.... 更多
This free small private Audubon park is just outside the city limits of DC off East-West Highway between Silver Spring... 更多