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

Upcoming events (5+)

Mason-Dixon Line Hike on the Torrey C. Brown Trail

NCR Trail - Bently Rd., Bentley Springs Entrance

Join us for an 8 mile hike along on the Torrey C. Brown Rail to Trail in Maryland and Pennsylvania. This is an easy level hike from Bently Springs to Railroad, PA. Great for adults and kids. This is part of a series of hikes along the Mason-Dixon line in Maryland and Pennsylvania. We will hike end to end and position cars to transport everyone to the proper location. ********** WHAT TO WEAR: * Comfortable, well-broken-in, sturdy walking shoes or ankle-high boots. * Wear two pairs of socks; first layer is a thin pair that will absorb moisture (liner sock), and the second layer that will add for comfort and keep your foot dry (wool or thicker sock). Bring an extra pair in case you need to refresh * Protective clothing should include: - A hat or scarf for sun and bug protection/bike helmets for protection on bike-rides - Long comfortable loose fitting pants or shorts with knee socks (for warm weather) - A cotton blend shirt provides for better perspiration and comfort ********************************************* WHAT TO BRING: * Water canteen or bottle filled with water (at least 1 quart, bring what you feel you can carry or need to drink) * Light snacks such as nuts and fruit are good for energy * You may want to change up into dryer clothes at the end, so bring an extra T-shirt and pair of socks *********** Where to Meet: Bently Springs Rd Trailhead in Parkton, MD. Everyone will meet at this location at 8:30AM and then we will have half of the group drive all to the starting point at Railroad, PA. We will begin the hike at the PA trailhead and walk/bike back to Bentley Rd. Directions: Take the Baltimore beltway 695 to Rte 83 north towards York. Take exit 33 for York Road north of Parkton and go left on York Road from the exit. Turn left onto Kaufman Road. Follow Kaufman Road for less than 1 mile, and turn left onto Bentley Road at the Stop sign and proceed .7 mile to the parking lot that will be on your right. (if you go pass the white building, you have just missed the parking area) Marcia[masked]

Hike and Wine along the Virginia Wine Trail

Snickers Gap Parking Lot

$69.00

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. Call for details at[masked]. visit online at http://www.winexcursions.com Directions: ravel west on Rte 7 past Leesburg, VA After passing the town of Roundhill and the blinking light at Raven Rocks Rd, turn left at 601 Make an immediate right turn into the parking area on the hill. Marcia[masked]

Hike and Wine along the Maryland Wine Trail

Jefferson Patterson Park

$69.00

Join us for a relaxing and fun-filled day visiting wineries along the Maryland wine trail. Our Hike and Wine Tours feature: A short 2 mile easy level hike through Jefferson Patterson Park Wine tasting at a local vineyard Lunch with beverages A Complimentary Bottle of Wine Cost is $69 Call for details at[masked]. Visit online at www.winexcursions.com (http://www.winexcursions.com/) Marcia[masked]

Mason-Dixon Line Hike on the Appalachian Trail

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Join us for an 8 mile hike along the Appalachian Trail in Maryland and Pennsylvania. This is a moderate level hike from the Maryland and Pennsylvania Line at Penn-Mar. Great for adults and kids. This is part of a series of hikes along the Mason-Dixon line in Maryland and Pennsylvania. We will hike end to end and position cars to transport everyone to the proper location. WHAT TO WEAR: * Comfortable, well-broken-in, sturdy walking shoes or ankle-high boots. * Wear two pairs of socks; first layer is a thin pair that will absorb moisture (liner sock), and the second layer that will add for comfort and keep your foot dry (wool or thicker sock). Bring an extra pair in case you need to refresh * Protective clothing should include: - A hat or scarf for sun and bug protection/bike helmets for protection on bike-rides - Long comfortable loose fitting pants or shorts with knee socks (for warm weather) - A cotton blend shirt provides for better perspiration and comfort ********************************************* WHAT TO BRING: * Water canteen or bottle filled with water (at least 1 quart, bring what you feel you can carry or need to drink) * Light snacks such as nuts and fruit are good for energy * You may want to change up into dryer clothes at the end, so bring an extra T-shirt and pair of socks Where to Meet: Details to be provided Directions: Details to be provided Marcia[masked]

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Baltimore Urban Walk

Baltimore Visitor Center

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