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Sligo Creek Park

Anacostia Tributary Trail System, Silver Spring, MD 20902
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Small slice of quiet in suburban area

Hiker/biker path follows Sligo Creek parkway from University Blvd to Piney Branch Road. Much of... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Cynthia B
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Silver Spring, Maryland
Can’t beat it!

Just off the bustling thoroughfares of Silver Spring, runs a ribbon of green space that is a gem... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Dan E
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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“tennis courts” (5 reviews)
“bird watching” (3 reviews)
“bike ride” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Anacostia Tributary Trail System, Silver Spring, MD 20902
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Hiker/biker path follows Sligo Creek parkway from University Blvd to Piney Branch Road. Much of the path is far enough back from the road that passing cars aren't a particular distraction. There are a number of small playgrounds/picnic areas along the way, as well as...More

Thank Cynthia B
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Just off the bustling thoroughfares of Silver Spring, runs a ribbon of green space that is a gem for the area. With it’s hiker/biker paths traversing the creek, playgrounds, tennis and basketball courts, it provides for a variety of leisure opportunities. Great for dog walking...More

Thank Dan E
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

For the DC area, Sligo Creek is a pretty nice place to hike, or just stroll. Lots of trails (it's possible to get lost), the gurgling creek, plenty of trees which in season are quite lovely. The fact that there are sewer and other utility...More

Thank Thomas K
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

I've been walking along Sligo Creek Parkway for 20 years with and with my dog. It is quiet, safe and delightful.

Thank Gibbygold
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Sligo Creek Park is in the middle of Silver Spring and easy to get to from many people in the area. The trail is paved and always in great condition. There are some playgrounds in a few spots. It is very popular so if you...More

Thank JE01
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Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

At Sligo Creek Park there is a great trail to bike and walk through the woods. Also, there are sports facilities and a playground.

Thank Hannalee A
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

This is a nice little park located in the heart of Silver Spring. The narrow road that runs through the park, is curvy and winding, being that it follows alongside a creek. Be careful if riding bikes, jogging or walking, as the curves can be...More

Thank A M
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Hosted a friends reunion party in the park plenty of room for games grills for cooking food trees provide plenty of good shading no problem with parking

Thank Aloma J
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Sligo Creek is a beautiful place to enjoy some time in nature. Close to many neighborhoods in the Silver Spring/Takoma Park area, it offers a paved path for walking and running. During summer, it offers shade and cooler temperatures. During winter, it provides some protection...More

Thank Sherrie E
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We have lived near by for 20+ years and are in the park almost daily..running or walking on the towpath. Lovely

Thank Claire N
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