Show commitment to the future of our parks and trails by adopting a section of a trail. Adopt-A-Trail is part of the Partners 'n Parks program where groups can help the environment by reducing litter and maintaining trails for future enjoyment, while experiencing fun in the outdoors and being actively involved in a community project. Adopt-A-Trail partners will have their efforts recognized with signage along the adopted portion of the trail.
Additional Information: Training and work schedule vary. Call the Park Ranger Office for more information. Groups and families are encouraged to apply! Minimum age is 6 years old with adult supervision.
Minimum age for volunteers: 13
Location Description: The Anacostia Tributary Trail System features 19 miles of trails that feature the College Park Airport and Museum, Linson Pool, Lake Artemesia, Adelphi Mill, and a number of community parks. Section 1 of the Northeast Branch Trail is 1.5 miles long and runs from the zero marker at Lake Artemesia to Route 410, East-West Highway.