Together with partners, local landowners and people like you, we have helped to protect over 75,000 acres of private and public land across Maryland and the District. We own 31 preserves in the area, including Nassawango Creek, the state of Maryland's largest private nature preserve.
Use the resources on this page to help plan your exploration of the places you are helping us protect.
- Review our visitation guidelines for Conservancy preserves.
- Explore our public preserves. Download a preserve guide.
- View an interactive map of audio tour sites along trails in 16 different preserves across the region.
- Go on a geocaching adventure and enjoy a treasure hunt in nature (at select preserves only).
While enjoying Maryland's great outdoors during hunting season, remain mindful of hunters and wear orange for your safety. For more information, visit the Department of Natural Resources web site.
Preserves You Can Visit
Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
Frank M. Ewing/Robinson Neck
Hellen Creek Hemlock Preserve
Potomac Gorge/Bear Island
Sideling Hill Creek
Third Haven Woods