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By Scott Einberger

Washington, D.C.'s Rock Creek Park stands as a wild and beautiful average gem between a burgeoning city. yet whereas neighborhood citizens flock to its trails and roads on weekends to hike, jog and bicycle, they're principally ignorant of its diversified heritage. The park's grounds have been the positioning of the bloody Civil struggle conflict of citadel Stevens, and presidents like Theodore Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson exercised and picnicked within the park a similar manner many viewers do this present day. From the cabin of eccentric poet Joaquin Miller to the oldest condominium in Washington this day, the various tales and legends surrounding the park are absolute to entertain and tell. subscribe to nationwide Park ranger, writer and historian Scott Einberger as he strains the human, ordinary and concrete heritage of Rock Creek Park, the biggest park within the nation's capital.

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