The Washington area is one of the most densely populated regions in the country. But there are hidden corners of wilderness nestled among our urban and suburban streetscapes. From the wooded trails of Rock Creek Park to the fishing holes and birding fields of the Patuxent Wildlife Research Center, Kojo gets some expert tips for getting away without actually getting away.


  • Candy Thomson Reporter, The Baltimore Sun
  • Paul Elliott Author, "60 Hikes Within Sixty Miles: Washington D.C."; Hike Leader, Appalachian Mountain Club, Sierra Club

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