What we're about

The Fresco Adventure Group is a group of people in the Washington, DC/Baltimore Metropolitan area that are looking for outdoor fun. Primarily African American adults from the age of 30 and up that enjoy nature and exploring the world. Our activities include monthly programs to keep you fit, active, and healthy: - Hiking - Kayaking - Canoeing - White Water Rafting - Camping - Skiing - Skydiving - Spa Excursions - Retreats - Diving programs - Wellness programs - World traveling to exciting adventure locations

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A Natural Approach to Lose the Weight, Waist, and Waste - Program Overview

Renew and Recharge Teleconference

Learn the key to vibrant health! Join and share in the camaraderie with others that are claiming their good health and have the same need for maintaining a healthy lifestyle. This one hour overview describes a seven day program to cleanse and detoxify the mind, body, and spirit. Learn a structured approach to maintaining good health and new ways to renew and recharge. The wellness program is part of a seven-day process with two days of pre and post-cleansing activities and three days of liquid cleansing with herbal teas, fresh juices, and hearty vegetable broths.

This is a great way to start your new weight or health management program.

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The overview begins at 6PM

Hike and Wine along the Virginia Wine Trail

Snickers Gap Parking Lot


Join us for a relaxing and fun-filled day visiting wineries along the Virginia wine trail. Our Hike and Wine Tours feature:
• A short 2 mile leisure hike with experienced guides along the Appalachian Trail near Snickers Gap in Virginia
• Wine tasting at a local vineyard at the Twin Oaks Winery
• Lunch with beverages
• A Complimentary Bottle of Wine.

All tours are $69, a great value and a wonderful way to spend the day. Bring your friends and family.

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Travel west on Rte 7 past Leesburg, VA
After passing the town of Roundhill and the blinking light at Raven Rocks Rd, make a left turn at route 601.
After crossing rte 7 to rte 601, make an immediate right turn into the parking area.

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DC Border Hike - Follow the Historical Markers Along the NW Corners

This is an easy level hike exploring some of the border markers of the District of Columbia. Join us as we continue our journey along the oldest federal monument of the DC boundary markers as we walk along some of the NW sections of the original boundary of the Nation’s Capital.

We will depart from the starting point and walk through the neighborhoods of Virginia (formerly DC). This is a 6-7 mile urban walk along paved footing.



* Comfortable, well-broken-in, sturdy walking shoes or ankle-high boots.
* Protective clothing should include:
- Long comfortable loose fitting pants

- A cotton blend shirt provides for better perspiration and comfort
- Dress in layers for warmth and comfort


* Water canteen or bottle filled with water (at least 1 quart, bring what you
feel you can carry or need to drink)



Lincoln Park at the corner of Lincoln Ave and Great Falls St in Falls Church VA.


Holiday Walk in Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry

Holiday Hike in Harpers Ferry. This historic hike is along the Murphy Farm House Trail, Appalachian Trail, and the C&O Canal near Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. We’ll hike along these historic paths and through town for the annual Harpers Ferry holiday walk. A visit to the Appalachian Trail headquarters with views of the world’s longest trail is at the end. Learn more about hiking the trail, its history and other nearby outdoor activities. This is an easy level 5-6 mile hike.


Take the Washington Beltway to Rte 270 or if coming from Baltimore take rte 70 west towards Frederick

From Maryland Route 270, go north to Route 70 past Frederick, MD.
Take 70 West to US 340 After the flashing light at Valley road continue on rte 340 and go over the Potomac River Continue to the Harpers Ferry Park Entrance.
We will meet at the Harpers Ferry Visitor Visitor's Center

There is a per car parking fee, or FREE if you have a National Park Pass

Past events (546)

Full Moon Night Hike - Circles and Monuments of DC

Smithsonian Metro Station - Mallside

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