Recreation
Advocacy
History
Environment
Through advocacy and collaboration, Friends of Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park, Inc. assures the restoration and maintenance of the Gwynns Falls/Leakin Park as an historic area and healthy urban wilderness in Baltimore City for the experience, learning and enjoyment of all. In protecting the park we strive to balance advocacy, recreation, history, and environment.

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Events and Announcements
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 Gwynns Falls Bike/Walking Trail
Daily
 15 miles from I-70 to Inner Harbor or Harbor Hospital
Access at I-70 Park and Ride -- Trailhead #1
Located at I-70 termination at Baltimore City limits
Access at Winans Meadow -- Trailhead #2
Located at 4500 Franklintown Rd. 21229
 
 Orianda House circa 1850s
Weekdays 8:30-3:00pm; Saturday 10:00-3:00pm
 History tour and drop in visits Monday Friday
Weekdays 8:30-3:00pm; Saturday 10:00-3:00pm
Available for rental
Call 410-299-7613 for info and appointment
 
 Carrie Murray Nature Center
See dates and times below
 Ridgetop Road, off Windsor Mill Rd. 21207
Open for drop-in visits Monday Saturday
Summer camp
Weekly nature themes
Birthday parties can be booked
Animal presentations
Check website for information: http://www.carriemurraynaturecenter.org/
 
 Outward Bound Trail Challenge
Saturday, September, 13th, 8:00am 3:00pm
 5K Run on hiking trails through park
Meet at Outward Bound Headquarters
1901 Eagle Drive, 21207
Sponsored by Outward Bound Outdoor Adventure Program
Check out Outward Bound Facebook page for info and registration
Exhibitors and vendors
 
 National Public Lands Day
Saturday, Sept. 27, 10:00 - Noon
 Collecting litter and debris along the stream bank
Stream flows into the Inner Harbor and Chesapeake Bay
Meet at Winans Meadow parking lot
4500 Franklintown Rd., 21229
 
 Seven Mile Hike in GF/LP
Wednesday, October 29th
 Moderate wooded terrain with a few hills
No major stream crossings
Sponsored by Mountain Club of Maryland
$2.00 guest fee for non-Mountain Club members
For information and to register call 410-744-6941