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“Great for geocaching” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Walney Visitor Center

Walney Visitor Center
Ranked #6 of 13 things to do in Chantilly
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Fairfax, Va
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229 reviews
136 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“Great for geocaching”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2011

I love this little park. Discovered it just last year while geocaching and never realized how nice it was - lived here for 15 years. Great trails, nice for a day out to discover nature. And of course there are several caches to find if that is your thing.

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English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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154 reviews
73 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
“A fun place for young kids”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2010

The Walney visitor center has a few hands-on nature exhbitis, a gift shop, and a few live animals (turtles, snakes, etc.) In the surrounding Elleanor C. Lawrence park, you'll find hiking trails, a creek, and a pond. There's an old smokehouse and the ruins of an ice house, beehives, and a butterfly garden as well. The nature center is smaller and less impressive than Hidden Oaks, but the park as a whole has more to offer.

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