Monarch StoryWalk at the Middle Patuxent Environmental Area

In celebration of the fall Monarch butterfly migration, come out to the Middle Patuxent Environmental Area to enjoy a
StoryWalk®️ of Monarch Butterfly of Aster Way by Elizabeth Ring. The StoryWalk®️ runs from Friday, September 15 through Monday, September 25.

A StoryWalk®️ is a deconstructed children’s book made into signs placed along a trail where visitors can stroll and follow the story from page to page. Combine reading, physical activity, and family time in nature in a fun new way! Learn about the amazing journey of the Monarch butterfly while walking through the MPEA’s meadows and forest.

Free and self-guided. Trail starts at the Trotter Road main entrance kiosk. Trails are unpaved. MPEA is open everyday, sunrise to sunset.


5795 Trotter Road
Clarksville, MD 21029
United States

Cost (if applicable)
Contact Information
Cheryl Farfaras