DESCRIPTION: (Wear appropriate clothing & bring water! Below are some special instructions: what to bring, relative difficulties, interesting features, & carpooling directions.)
Join me on a 6-7 mile adventure from parking Lot 2. We will check out what’s happening in an eagle nest north of Fair Hill. Eagle recently spotted in the nest. Big Elk Creek views, a few steep hills and mud guaranteed. Eagle sighting not guaranteed. Bring snack and water. Parking fee in effect.
WHERE: Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P2 (Covered Bridge)
Fair Hill Natural Resources Area – P2 (Covered Bridge) 630 Tawes Drive Elkton, MD
From the DE/MD state line, take MD-273 west for 1.4 mi. At the traffic circle, take the 1st exit onto Appleton Rd north and proceed 1.2 mi. Turn left onto Black Bridge Rd & continue across the Appleton North parking lot. Proceed 1.1 mi. to the tee in the road. (The lot closest to the covered bridge has only 10 spaces, with 4 assigned for handicapped.) Pass this lot and turn right at the tee. Turn away from the covered bridge and continue about 0.1 mile up Tawes Road. The parking lot is on your right, across from the Nature Center. The section nearest the Nature Center is reserved for Nature Center users. Please park in the furthest back lot.