“Here is the latest news from Montgomery Parks. In response to the evolving circumstances with the COVID-19 virus, beginning Monday, March 16, 2020, Montgomery Parks, part of The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission (M-NCPPC) is closing all indoor park facilities to the public. The department is cancelling all programming, classes and events taking place in parks and at park facilities through March 31.
Outdoor areas of the parks will remain open to the public from sunrise to sunset. M-NCPPC is continuing to evaluate information on COVID-19. For now, parks staff will continue operations and maintenance procedures. Parks staff is being encouraged to telework when possible. Park offices are closed to the public.
As a result, we are suspending Weekend Volunteer Trail Workdays until April.”
Our trail work day for April 19th is still scheduled with the details below. We will work with the Montgomery Parks to reschedule the March 29th day that has been canceled.
Please check back here or on our Facebook page for future updates!
Here is the info:
What: Montgomery Parks Volunteer Trail Workday – Join us to make trail improvements to the Muddy Branch Greenway Trail in Blockhouse Point Conservation Park. Gloves and tools will be provided.
Where: Blockhouse Point Conservation Park – 14720 River Rd. Potomac MD 20854
When: April 19th 9am -1pm
How: Volunteers and in partnership with MyMuddyShoes
Why: Weekend Volunteer Trail Workday projects are a great way to support one of Montgomery Parks most popular facilities. By participating in a volunteer group trail maintenance or construction project you will be helping improve the natural surface trail network for all to enjoy.