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Beautiful park. Kayaking hiking and great mountain bike trails

Kayak along tributaries of the Occaquan-very serene. The hiking trail is quiet and through... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Fairfax Station, Virginia
Great walking & hiking trails (dog friendly)

If you stop in the first parking lot on your right as you enter the park you will find some of the... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Scott B
Fairfax Station, Virginia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Kayak along tributaries of the Occaquan-very serene. The hiking trail is quiet and through beautiful woods.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank atfirenze
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

If you stop in the first parking lot on your right as you enter the park you will find some of the best hiking and biking trails in Northern Virginia. Bikes are to the left and hiking to the right. There are several trails marked...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Scott B
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Fountainhead is located on what is known as the Occoquan Water Trail. It's a great place to put your kayaks in for a leisurely flat water paddle, You can also rent boats and gear there if you don't have your own. There's a small snack...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mitch S
Reviewed July 8, 2018

we arrived at Fountainhead and like another interested hiker, wondered where the trail maps were when we parked in the main area. We walked to the marina store, and the staff member handed us a map and told us a trail head was at the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank ndalum
Reviewed May 7, 2018

We brought a picnic lunch, sat in shade and watched wildlife in abundance...This is a beautiful spot to wander, boat, kayak and explore. Great for everyone who loves the outdoors.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CliftonVA
Reviewed January 19, 2018

Been hikiing from Fountainhead Park on the Occaquan - Bull Run trail (18 miles) for years. Each mile is marked so if you want to do 4 miles - u go in 2 and out 2 or more. U can modulate your hike. Some folks...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Bobb024
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

good spot for canoes, kayaks & the like. Gas motors under 10 hp also allowed. Swimming is not petmitted. ususlly crowded on weekends, there is a parking fee. all in all, a decent place to spend a few hiurs of liesure time.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

What a great place! This has been our go to place for years for boating, kayaking or fishing. They have everything. Everything's provided, you can buy the fishing license if you don't have one, life jackets boats to rent and if you are not the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Memrnc4
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

The best part about Fountainhead over Burke Lake is that Fountainhead is less busy but also a nicely kept park. Very nice lake and the hiking trail is fun with some pretty views. Good elevation changes, plenty of room and walkable for just about anyone....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank TMFJMo
Reviewed June 22, 2017

Nice trails between Fountainhead Regional Park and Bull Run. Some parts are shared with bikes and/or horses. Healthy family outing. Walk from Fountainhead to Bull Run Marina or continue to Route 28 Fairfax County/Prince William County line.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank BDover
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