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Outdoor Maryland - Ohio

 
  Outdoor Pages  AZ-MA, MD-OH, PA-WY  
    MD
 
Accokeek
 
Accokeek Foundation
 
3400 Bryan Point Road
 
Accokeek  MD  20607  
 
Phone  301 283-2113
 
Web Site  http://www.accokeek.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:accofound@accokeek.org
 
Description  Colonial farming practices and crafts, old fashioned crops
 
Type of Resource  Museum
 
Primary Focus  Agricultural
 
Kind of Activity  Living History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  07/14/2003

Maryland
Oxon Hill
Oxon Hill Manor
6901 Oxon Hill Road
Oxon Hill  MD  20745    
Phone  301 839-7782
Web Site  http://www.pgparks.com/places/rental/oxonhill.html
Description  home of Sumner Welles, Undersecretary of State for FDR, 49 room mansion                     on 55 acres overlooking Potomac River
Type of Resource  House Museum
Primary Focus  Famous People
Kind of Activity  Living History
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
New or Updated:  07/07/2003

 

 

    Maine

  Brewer

  Chamberlain Freedom Park

  880 North Main Street

  Brewer  ME   04412    

  Phone  207 989-7468

  Web Site http://www.mainemuseums.org/htm/museumdetail.php3?orgID=12

  Alt Web http://www.joshua.lurker00.com/jlcpics3.htm

  Description  2/3 size replica of Little Round Top area of Gettysburg, erect statue to

                    Col. Joshua Chamberlain, with additional markers and monuments

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Era  Civil War

  Owner/Operator:  Brewer Historical Society

  New or Updated:  6/11/2007

 

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Michigan
Midland
Chippewa Nature Center
400 South Badour Rd
Midland MI 48640
Phone 517 631-0830
Web Site www.chippewanaturecenter.com
Alt Web www.saginawvalley.com/hsvfin/csdir/WWW0101.htm
Description
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Natural History
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
 
  Michigan
Sturgis
Camp Fort Hill
21710 N Everson Drive
Sturgis MI
Phone
269 651-5105
Web Site
Description 228 acres of woodland with 3000 ft of shoreline with hiking tails
Type of Resource Activity
Kind of Activity Hiking
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor Recreation
Last changed: 01/14/2003
 
    Montana

  Helena

  Frontier Town

  Box 4203

  Helena  MT   59624    

  Phone   406 442-4560

  Web Site http://www.roadsideamerica.com/tips/getAttraction.php3?tip_AttractionN

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  Alt Web http://www.lifelikecharm.com/frontier_town.htm

  Description  reconstructed western town built by one man over 33 years

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Kind of Activity   Living History

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Old West

  New or Updated:  4/12/2007

 

 
  North Carolina
Beaufort
Tour Beaufort.com
618 Front Street
Beaufort NC
Phone
252 622-1068
Web Site
http://www.tourbeaufort.com/index.html
Description
local walking & boat tours, historical and ecological themes, dolphin adventure, kayak tours
Type of Resource
Activity
Primary Focus
Local Tours
Nature of Group or Site
Outdoor
New or Updated: 04/14/2003
 
  North Dakota
Jamestown
Frontier Village
Louis L'Amour Street
Jamestown ND
Phone 701 252-6307
Web Site http://www.jamestownnd.com/promotiontourism/frontiervillage.htm
Description reconstructed old west town next to Buffalo Museum
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study Science Facility Old West
 
 

  NE

  Royal

  Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park

  86930 517th Ave

  Royal  NE    68773    

  Phone  402 893-2000

  Web Site http://www.ngpc.state.ne.us/parks/guides/parksearch/showpark.asp?Area_

               No=279

  E-mail  mailto:ashfall2@unl.edu

  Alt Web http://www-museum.unl.edu/research/vertpaleo/ashfall.html

  Description  view ongoing dig of 1970 discovery of large fossil beds

  Type of Resource  Historic Place

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Fossils

  New or Updated:  11/23/2006

 
  NM
  Grants
  El Malpais National Monument
 
123 E Roosevelt Ave
  BLM:  PO Box 846 Grants 505 287-7911
  Grants NM  87020    
 
Phone  505 783-4774
 
Alt Phone  505 876-2782
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/elma/
 
Description  over 100,000 acres joint NPS/BLM mgnt, volcanic features, archaeology
  Type of Resource  Nature
  Primary Focus  Park
  Kind of Activity  Trails
  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology
  New or Updated:  07/16/2003 

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  New Mexico
Los Alamos
Bandelier National Monument
HCR 1, Box 1, Suite 15
Los Alamos NM 87544
Phone 505 672-3861
Web Site http://www.nps.gov/band/
Description 23,000 acres of Wilderness, visitor center, Tyuonyi Pueblo ruins, CCC exhibit new in 2003
Type of Resource Nature
Primary Focus Park
Kind of Activity Hiking
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Field of Study/Science Facility Archaeology
Group Identity Native American
Owner/Operator: NPS
New or Updated: 04/23/2003
     NM
  Ramah
  El Morro National Monument
 
Rt 2, Box 43
  Ramah NM  87321    
 
Phone  505 783-4226
 
Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/elmo/
  E-mail  mailto:ELMO_Superintendent@nps.gov
 
Description  bluff with 700 year old petroglyphs, small museum in visitor center,                         camping, two trails, Atsinna pueblo
  
Type of Resource    Nature
  
Primary Focus    Park
 
Building Type  Pueblo
  Kind of Activity  Trails
  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
  Field of Study/Science Facility  Archaeology
  New or Updated:  07/16/2003
  Nevada
Beatty
Goldwell Open Air Museum
MAIL: 4593 Carriage Lane, Las Vegas
Beatty NV 89119
Phone 818 845-7266
Web Site www.fundraiserx.com/goldwell.html
E-mail mailto:goldwell@fundraiserx.com
Description outside Beatty, near Rhyolite Ghost Town, seven giant outdoor sculptures
Type of Resource Gallery
Primary Focus Arts
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
 
    New York

  Cooperstown

  Farmer's Museum, The

  Lake Road

  PO Box 30

  Cooperstown  NY 13326    

  Phone 607 547-1500

  Alt Phone  607 547-1450

  Web Site www.farmersmuseum.org/

  Toll Free 888 547-1450

  Description  exploring village & farming practice in the mid-19th century

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Collection N-Z  Printing

  New or Updated:  6/21/2007

  NY
 
Mountainville
 
Storm King Art Center
 
Old Pleasant Hill Road
 
Mountainville    NY  10953    
 
Phone   845 534-3115
 
Web Site  http://www.stormking.org/aboutstormking.html
 
Description  open air sculpture museum on 500 acres
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Arts
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
 
Collection N-Z  Sculpture
 
New or Updated:    3/4/2004

 
  New York
New Windsor
New Windsor Cantonment
374 Temple Hill Road
New Windsor NY 12553
Phone 845 561-1765
Web Site
Description final campground of the Continental Army
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Military
Building Type Fort
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Era Revolutionary War

New York
Niagara Falls
PlanetCharters.com
PO Box 1751
Niagara Falls NY 14032
Phone
905 892-5995
Web Site
http://www.planetcharters.com/contact
Toll Free
888 445-4412
E-mail
mailto:generalinquiries@planetcharters.com
Description online for-fee listings of fishing charters and other outdoor activities
Type of Resource Activity
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Industry /Profession Fishing
New or Updated: 05/13/2003
 
   
   
  Ohio
Cincinnati
Gorman Heritage Farm
3035 Gorham Heritage Farm Lane
Cincinnati OH 45241
Phone 513 563-6663
Web Site http://www.cincynature.org/pages/GHF.html
Description 100 acre historical family farm with interpretive center
Type of Resource History Related Organization
Primary Focus Agricultural
Building Type Farm
Nature of Group or Site Outdoor
Owner/Operator: Cincinnati Nature Center
 

  OH

  Dayton

  Carillon Historical Park

  2001 South Patterson Blvd

  Dayton  OH   45409    

  Phone  937 293-3638

  Web Site  http://www.carillonpark.org/

  Alt Web  www.classicar.com/MUSEUMS/CARILLON/CARILLON.HTM

  Description  65 acres with 25 buildings, Wright Flyer, 1835 locomotive

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Village

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Industry /Profession Printing

  Collection  Carillon

  Collection   Gems

  Collection   Vehicles

  New or Updated:   5/13/2006
 

  OH

  Evendale

  Gorman Heritage Farm

  3035 Gorham Heritage Farm Lane

  Evendale  OH    45241    

  Phone   513 563-6663

  Web Site  http://www.gormanheritagefarm.org/

  E-mail  mailto:smurphy@gormanheritagefarm.org

  Alt Web  http://www.orionsociety.org/pages/ogn/vieworg.cfm?action=one&viewby=c

              ountry&ogn_org_ID=858

  Description  120 acre historic working family farm with interpretive center

  Type of Resource  History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building Type  Farm

  Nature of Group or Site Outdoor

  Industry /Profession Farming

  Owner/Operator:  Cincinnati Nature Center

  New or Updated:   5/31/2006

 

  OR

  Hood River

  Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

  902 Wasco St

  Suite 200

  Hood River  541 386-8758

  Web Site http://www.fs.fed.us/r6/columbia/

  Description  80 miles long, up to 4000 feet deep

  Type of Resource  Nature

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoors

  New or Updated:  4/14/2007


  OR
 
Wilsonville
 
Magness Memorial Tree Farm
 
Ladd Hill Road
 
Wilsonville   OR
 
Phone   503 228-1367
 
Web Site  http://www.worldforestry.org/Education/magnessfarm.html
 
E-mail  mailto:education@worldforestry.org?subject=Magness information request
 
Description  80 acre outdoor education site with 9 management zones, hiking trails, fire
 
Type of Resource   Activity
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
 
Industry /Profession Forestry
 
New or Updated:  3/5/2004
 
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