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Soldier's Delight Natural Environment Area

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There are a few trails in this park ...the small trail would be a good hike for beginners ... very... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Reisterstown, Maryland, United States
Totally different from most Maryland hiking.

You will see some scenery that is really unusual in the area. Great place for a hike or dog walk... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Baltimore, Maryland
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5100 Deer Park Rd, Owings Mills, MD 21117-3104
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

There are a few trails in this park ...the small trail would be a good hike for beginners ... very safe , beautiful flowers in the summer , trails can be muddy after rainy days ... There is also a very nice Visitors center with...More

Thank aames2
Reviewed 6 August 2018

You will see some scenery that is really unusual in the area. Great place for a hike or dog walk. Interesting but not overly challenging. Definitely check this out.

Thank Nicole0123
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This was a wonderful beautiful hiking area. Very easy traiĺ. Lots to see and lots to take in. We only did the one trail the larger one. I will do this trail again.

Thank niki f
Reviewed 18 June 2018

this place is full of ticks during the summer!! Dont bring your dog here. Go during the cooler season.

Thank Hing M
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Walked this place a couple of times around the serpentine trail after work. Safe, quiet and picturesque. Not much in it way of wildlife but you can’t blame anyone but us humans for that.

Thank nomadicmatt
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We went to the park the day after Thanksgiving with very nice weather for that time of year. Very few people on the trails so that made it more relaxing. Not too tough a hike but some narrow paths and quite a bit of up...More

1  Thank beentherejohn
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Nice nature center and hiking. Rangers are great and helpful. Hiking is nice, route can get VERY muddy in a couple spots, no major water crossings though.

Thank michael d
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We hiked the Red Run side of Soldier's Delight on Labor Day. Most of the trail was paved and wide with very small elevation changes. Once you ended the Red Run Trail and crossed onto the Dolfield side, it got much tighter and more woodsy....More

1  Thank mttaylor9
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Each Fall and Spring Soldiers Delight typically offers a mining history hike. Look for it on the Visitors Center bulletin board or on the Patapsco Valley State Park website calendar of programs. This is a great event for families with history of Soldiers Delight, discussion...More

Thank JohnnyJ234
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Get lost in your thoughts. Peaceful and quiet. Moderately challenging trail. Nice views along the way. Access to the Visitor center facility is nice.

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Shade N
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Response from beentherejohn | Reviewed this property |
.... and generally not at all crowded