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Lake Accotink Park

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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Nice Place to Jog

Went Jogging through there...actually, the trail I was on went all the way to Audrey Moore Rec... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Springfield, Virginia
Great place to walk

My husband and I decided to go for a walk while here. This has a lovely trail around a lake-5... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2018
north carolina
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Outside D.C. in Northern Virginia. Tour boat rides, pedal boat rentals, carousel, beach front, playground equipment, hiking trails, snack bar, etc.
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7500 Accotink Park Rd, Springfield, VA 22150-3644
+1 703-569-0285
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went Jogging through there...actually, the trail I was on went all the way to Audrey Moore Rec Center in Annandale, VA,..Really nice.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank spva8888
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to go for a walk while here. This has a lovely trail around a lake-5 miles total. It was a perfect amount of walking. One warning-wear heavy shoes if there is rain. Also, if you go near the water there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lornalynn
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Wonderful park for everyone. Used to take my son there as a child and now he is 46 and bikes there almost everyday onthe trails. Something for everyone.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ilex21771
Reviewed September 17, 2018

This is a nice place to take your family for an easy getaway. @30 mins outside of DC, Lake Accotink, boasts a 3+ mile trail around it's entirety (please note, it will take you through a residential area and it's not very well marked how...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Anthony G
Reviewed September 13, 2018

The two four year olds loved it as they got to see stuffed foxes, owl, hawk, a live turtle (Edna) and a live salamander. I tried to teach them to fish but the heat drove them to a covered shelter. This is a great place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank bernie6214
Reviewed September 7, 2018

While the park is nice and a great place to walk, there are miles of running trails that connect to it. The path to the south is paved for miles, while the path to the north is alternately paved and not. Excellent running in the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Scott_M_SubGuy
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

As a native northern Virginian, I have enjoyed this park for 40+ years. It is a great long but not strenuous walk around and fun entertainment for kids with the antique carrousel and miniature golf.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Michelle H
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great park to do trails on your bike or walking. Kayak or canoe on the lake. Picnic tables for family outing.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Norma S
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Lake Accotink is accessible by bike as part of the Gerry Connelly Cross County Trail. It is a great destination for a ride. You can continue for miles and miles to the north or south. I often go north to INOVA Hospital without going on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AgingBull
Reviewed July 22, 2018

Whether you are a county resident or staying at one of the local hotels, this park is a great place to visit if you are looking to spend a little time outdoors in Springfield. It's got nice trails for running, walking, and biking, a lake...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Stacey C
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September 4, 2018|
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Response from AgingBull | Reviewed this property |
I've seen people fishing there, but never noticed anyone catching anything