Local H.E.A.R.T Journeys (USA) are dedicated to a small group, responsible, outdoor explorations that honor the potency that traveling locally brings into our life.
We create opportunities to discover beauty and renewal right here at home!
Currently, we feature hourly, half, full-day, as well as overnight adventures that foster deeper appreciation by bring attention to the natural gems in your backyard; the DMV area (Washington D.C, Maryland, and Virginia).
Our family fly fishing package is designed for two or more angers, featuring plenty of time on the water to learn the basics and also catch a few fish.
Get group pricing on this package and introduce your whole family or friends to fly fishing. The use of rods and reels is included but all anglers over the age of 16 require a Maryland freshwater non-table fishing license.
*Get $40 Off on 8-16 year olds and take a kid fly fishing!
Discover ancient stories of Maryland’s past with a full day’s exploration at Calvert Cliffs with local paleontologist, Paul Murdock Jr. This private beach exploration promises a fascinating and adventurous day of local fun or museum and private beach fossil hunting explorations! All fossils found on the beach are yours to take home.
Float trips on the Patapsco are done via inflatable kayak so that you can cover some of the best spots on this river easily and quickly. Please note that float trips are only available during the summer months and include a packed lunch in addition to seven hours on the water. Hence giving you plenty of time to learn the ropes of fly fishing from the bank as well as from a kayak. You will also learn about safety best industry practices, making good presentations as well as sight fly fishing that can be very exciting during the summer months especially for smallmouth bass!
Enjoy a meaningful sunset kayak adventure during a cooler and quieter time of day, and experience the scenic beauty and wildlife on the Potomac river. This journey is scenic and fun! Enjoy a class II wavy rapid on a single kayak! Our launch point is near Harpers Ferry, West Virginia (a beautiful town to explore), and only one hour from Washington DC and Ellicott City.