Gunpowder Elementary School 9540 Holiday Manor Rd, Nottingham, MD21236 Named for the nearby Gunpowder Falls State Park, this bustling elementary school is one of Perry Hall's largest. With…More more than 500 students enrolled annually and a history of more than 40 years, it promotes high levels of academic achievement, volunteerism and a wide array of extracurricular activities. Students may participate in after-school tutoring, book clubs, the yearbook, a science fair, a jazz band and other programs.
Gunpowder Falls State Park 10000 Belair Rd, Kingsville, MD21087 What appears to be nothing more than a parking lot off Belair Road is actually a gateway into multiple hiking and biking…More trails along the Gunpowder River. Sandy banks, rills and intricate rock formations provide the ideal landscape for an intimate picnic, an afternoon stroll or a run with your favorite (leashed) pet. Signs with environmental facts, mileage markers and fenced nature preserves add to the park's educational appeal. Local water-lovers will also enjoy fishing, swimming, kayaking and tubing down Perry Hall's most popular natural landmark. Park rangers ask that visitors take all of their trash with them upon exiting the area.