Fort McHenry


One 5K or 11km Walk [Optional 3 Km Inner Harbor Loop]: Jan1-Dec31 (YR1070) Credit Only Event

Start Point

McDonald's , 825 East Fort Avenue, 410-385-5364. I-95 to exit 55 - Key Highway. Go 1/2 mile to Laurence Street; turn left on Laurence; go straight at the light into the Southside Marketplace (crossing Fort Avenue). McDonald's is on your right. Ask for the walk box at the counter.

GPS LOCATION: N39.27094 W76.60226

DO NOT PARK IN THE McDONALDS LOT. YOUR CAR WILL BE TOWED. You CAN park in the shopping center lot where no restriction signs are shown


I-95 is host to a lot of construction both Northbound and Southbound. Watch carefully for exit notices. Your exit is 55 (FIFTY FIVE). Take the rightmost Fort McHenry tunnel tube Southbound or you will not be able to move to the exit in time.

Event Info

Daily 8-4. Fort McHenry closes at 5 and is closed Christmas and New Year's Day. The trail is rated 1A and is suitable for strollers and wheelchairs. Pets must be leashed with clean-up. The trail goes through Fort McHenry, a national monument park, along the water to Baltimore's Inner Harbor and around Federal Hill. Everything is on the trail that makes walking in Baltimore special -- history, neighborhoods, the harbor, and spectacular water views.


John Nolan & Donna Helm, 5925 Foxhall Manor Drive, Catonsville, MD, 21228-5353 - 410-719-7032

Last Updated: 23 November 2014