Washington DC USA

SEARCH WASHINGTON DC:

Search


Washington DC Photo Gallery Olmstead Island Maryland

Olmstead Island Maryland

A very pleasant way for a Washingtonian to spend a warm winter's afternoon is to pay a visit to Olmstead Island in the Potomac River. The trail is placid enough for senior citizens to enjoy; my three year-old son found the trail to be fun and easy. The series of bridges and boardwalks provide vistas of Olmstead Island and the Potomac River. Bridges traverse a unique floodplain, granite-terrace environment and there are even flowers unique to this gorge. At the end of the Olmstead Island Bride nature walk lies a Great Falls overlook, in addition to a spectacular view of the head of Mather Gorge. Handicapped accessible, however, dogs are not permitted (except service dogs).

Page: 1 2

DSC07372.jpg

344 views

DSC07373.jpg

301 views

DSC07380.jpg

311 views

DSC07381.jpg

324 views

DSC07386.jpg

332 views

DSC07392.jpg

312 views

DSC07393.jpg

335 views

DSC07397.jpg

482 views
 
Page: 1 2

Search the Gallery

February Events
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28
March Events
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31