The Frederick

Field Guide

A story with every step

Experience the Tradition of Making Maple Syrup

Photo courtesy of Maryland Department of Natural Resources It’s no secret that Frederick is full of interesting history and unique traditions. Winter is on its way out and that means one of the oldest and most popular annual events, the Maple Syrup Festival in Thurmont, is about to begin. After a…

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Cemetery Tour - Southwest Frederick County

Over the past couple of years, I’ve started to enjoy exploring old cemeteries. Some of you will read that and think that’s strange; but, for others, your eyes will light up. It’s hard to explain why some of us appreciate these often overlooked historical islands. It’s not necessary to know the…

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