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The Matthew Henson Greenways is a stream valley greenways running between the Suitland Parkway and the Potomac River. M-NCPPC owns the majority of the corridor. The greenways provides water quality and resource protection benefits and a connection to the Potomac Scenic Heritage Trail. A 6.5 mile hiker/biker/equestrian trail exists in this corridor, with an estimated three miles to be completed.

Parking

Henson Creek Neighborhood Park: From Indian Head Highway head north/east on Livingston Road until it becomes Saint Barnabas Road. Continue on Saint Barnabas Road north towards Temple Hills. Take a right onto Temple Hill Road and right again onto Old Temple Hills Road. The park is located at the end of Old Temple Hills Road. From Branch Avenue go south/west on Allentown Road. Take a right onto Brinkley Road and right agaon onto Temple Hill Road. Take a left onto Old Temple Hills Road and follow to the park.

Bock Road: From Indian Head Highway, head north/east on Livingston Road until it becomes Saint Barnabas Road. From Saint Barnabas Road, take a right onto Bock Road and then right again onto Old Bock Road to the parking area. From the Capital Beltway (495), take Exit 4 to Saint Barnabas Road south (Rt. 414). Take a left onto Bock Road then go right onto Old Bock Road to the parking area.

Tucker Road Community Center: From Indian Head Highway go east on Palmer Road. Take a left onto Tucker Road then left again onto Ferguson Lane. Take your first right onto Wilson Way. Parking is at the Community Center on the right. From the Capital Beltway (495), take Exit 4 to Saint Barnabas Road south (Rt. 414). Take a left onto Tucker Road; right onto Ferguson Lane; and right onto Wilson Way to the parking area.

Tor-Bryan Neighborhood Park: From the Capital Beltway (495), take Exit 3 to Oxon Hill Road south. Follow Oxon Hill Road for about 25 miles. Take a left onto Tor-Bryan Road and follow to the Neighborhood Park.


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