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July 16th, 2013 Comments Off on The Rain Garden Trail

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by all of this talk and information about using native plants and rain gardens in your own yard?  You may wonder how to choose which plants and materials are right for your taste, your budget, and your yard.  Wouldn’t it be nice if you could get a feel for your

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July 9th, 2013 No Comments

All 161 LakeQuest teams who signed up during early registration were automatically entered to win a 60 gallon EarthMinded RainStation Rain Barrel.  Congratulations to Roger, Dory and Mason LeCroy also known on the trails as the Outdoor Rookies for winning the drawing for the rain barrel!  Have fun harvesting your rainwater!

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June 9th, 2013 No Comments

Kickoff Your Campout with a Party! Bring the Whole Family on Saturday Night for some Potluck Eats, Fun Stuff for Kids and S’mores Too! Join us on Saturday June 22nd from 5pm to 8pm at the common area outside Coldstream Pool/Tennis Courts for the Lake Linganore Backyard Campout Kickoff Party! In honor of the 9th

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June 5th, 2013 Comments Off on Camping is S’More Fun!

Great American Backyard Campout Sponsored by National Wildlife Federation On June 22, 2013, thousands of families across the nation will gather in their backyards, neighborhoods, communities, and parks and enjoy a night under the stars while helping fundraise for a leading conservation organization. As part of the National Wildlife Federation’s “Be Out There” movement, the

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June 5th, 2013 No Comments

Water Quality Update: June 2013 by Neal Spungen The Water Quality Committee started testing for algae producing nutrients at three sites on the lake in late May. Volunteers took samples at Linganore Creek, Ben’s Branch, and Indian Caves. The samples will be processed by Hood College. The test results will help us better understand the

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