Walks take place on the 3rd Saturday of the month. Meet at park entrance at 7:30 a.m. No reservations needed.
Governor Bridge Natural Area offers a wide variety of habitats -- mature riparian woodlands, second growth scrub, open grassy fields, and small ponds and creeks. This area of Patuxent River Park is co-managed by PGAS and the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission.
From the South: Take Rt. 301 North. Turn right on Governor Bridge Rd. just before the Rt. 50 intersection. Follow Governor Bridge Rd. one mile to park entrance on the right.
From the North: Take Rt. 3 South. Just after the Rt. 50 intersection, turn left on Governor Bridge Rd. Follow Governor Bridge Rd. one mile to park entrance on the right.
From the East or West: Take Rt. 50 to Rt. 301 South. Immediately get into the left lane for the left turn onto Governor Bridge Rd. Follow Governor Bridge Rd. one mile to park entrance on the right.
If you come to the bridge, you've gone too far.
If you have questions, contact trip leader Bill Sefton at email@example.com or 240-603-5201.