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Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

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Great walking trails

I love getting "away" from the neighborhoods in this park. You can forget you are surrounded by... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
jfbeidleman
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Centreville, Virginia
A Restful Spot in a Hectic Neighborhood

ECL has extensive hiking trails and a small pond for catching panfish. We've attending a wedding... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
John T
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5040 Walney Road, Centreville, VA
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

I love getting "away" from the neighborhoods in this park. You can forget you are surrounded by roads and see some birds, turtles, and fish in the pond or streams.

Thank jfbeidleman
Reviewed September 6, 2017

ECL has extensive hiking trails and a small pond for catching panfish. We've attending a wedding at the local waterwheel that harkens back 2 centuries. Not a "go-to" destination but worth a visit if you're in the local area or you're looking for a restful...More

Thank John T
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Had grandchild's BD party here. Camp fire, roasted hotdogs and marshmallows ghost stories, games, hike in woods. Lots of fun.

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Reviewed May 22, 2017

When my daughters were children we used to fish for blue gills and crappies. It was at least 20 years ago but I drive past it at least 2 or three times a week

Thank Bernard B
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful park. Walking trails. Fishing at Walney Pond. Fairfax County Virginia. Flowers. Flowering trees. Pretty stream. Abundance of wildlife and birds.

Thank DollyLK
Reviewed March 13, 2017

This is a beautiful and peaceful park with fairly well-maintained trails. I walk or jog through the park at least six times a month. The pond at the southern end of the park is very nice. Years ago my daughter caught a bass there. The...More

1  Thank Paul M
Reviewed March 13, 2017

I frequently walk the trails and ball field area of EC Lawrence. The trails are well kept, and a nice walk in a suburban environment. I see woodpeckers, hawks, bluejays, deer, foxes, and sometimes turkeys on my walks. It's a testament to "adaption" in nature...More

Thank R A
Reviewed March 3, 2017

A couple of weekends ago when the weather was nice, my husband and I drove over to take a hike at the park. We started out and did the small loop and then went back and did the larger loop for a total of 4...More

Thank zwic2ofus
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Took my 2 1/2 year old grandson to Walney Pond in E.C. Lawrence Park. We had a great time. Watched 2 pair of Canada geese. Walked around the pond. Splashed in the water with a big stick. Good stuff for a little boy and his...More

1  Thank Bill S
Reviewed October 22, 2016

Such nice and remote trails (despite the geographic location near I-66 and Rt 28). Perfect location for family photos!

Thank C W
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