7 Amazing Washington DC Hikes Under 3 Miles You’ll Absolutely Love

DC is perfectly situated for hikers. The surrounding areas are full of picture perfect hiking trails that Washingtonians can explore. If you need a great work out and are looking to connect with nature, these are the best Washington DC hikes under 3 miles.

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DC is the perfect place for hikers! After you’ve taken these hikes under 3 miles, try these 6 trails that will lead you to extraordinary ruins!