9 Picturesque Trails Around Washington DC That Are Perfect For Winter Hiking

Spring and summer are the more popular times for hiking in the DC area. However if you want to enjoy empty trails and picturesque snowy scenes, you can find some beauty in the DC area. We recommend strapping on some hiking boots, bundling up in a coat and hat and hitting the 9 best winter hikes in Washington DC.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If you prefer nature that is more central to the city, you might want to visit these 10 incredible places in nature around Washington DC this winter!