Maryland logo
(after Washington, D.C.)
( May 14th, 1981 to May 24th, 1981 )

The route for "eastern" Maryland
passed through or near:
  • Green Belt National CG
  • Bowie
  • Annapolis
  • Chesapeake Bay
  • Camp Wright
  • Tuckahoe State Park
  • Route information
Maryland map
Reese Lukei, Jr. was the Maryland Coordinator for HikaNation.
Carol Robertson was the Greenbelt to Chesapeake Bay Pathfinder.
Ted Sanderson was the Chesapeake Bay to Eastern Shore Pathfinder.
Scott Marple, David Marple's father, coordinated our crossing of the Cheasapeake Bay via ferries provided by the Department of Natural Resources.

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doonesburydoonesburyBowie Community Center
May 16, 1981 -- Day 400

Wall murals at the community center in which we stayed overnight.


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the boatChesapeake Bay crossing
May 19, 1981 -- Day 403

We could not obtain permission to walk across the Chesapeake Bay bridge, so we crossed the Bay in boats instead.


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boardingAll aboard !!
May 19, 1981 -- Day 403

Marce, Keith, Mike, Linda unloading their packs.


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crossingIn the middle of the Bay
May 19, 1981 -- Day 403




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trioThe La Juanta Work Force
May 20, 1981 -- Day 404

Mike, Ryan and I at Camp Wright, with the Chesapeake Bay Bridge in the background.


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storerob storeCoke, donuts and Bryers
May 20, 1981 -- Day 404

Sadly, our diets had not improved after hiking across the United States. Rob is having a sugar over-dose.

Coast-to-coast hikers
by Tom Bowden



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sceneryWhat a view !!
May 21, 1981 -- Day 405

Somewhere in Maryland


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cookout
Cookout at Camp Mardela, Maryland.
May 23, 1981 -- Day 407

Doug Marshall cooking.


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practiceStill practicing
May 23, 1981 -- Day 407




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maryland--delaware borderMaryland--Delaware border crossing
May 24, 1981 -- Day 408



......on to Delaware.....
and the Atlantic Ocean



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