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Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

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Great trails!

Love walking the trails. Pretty well kept/manicured trails.Great for jogging or walking to stay... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2015
Katarzyna T
Centreville, United States
I take my boys here all the time

Beautiful walk in the woods, follow the stream, enjoy the pond, see the herons, frogs and other... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2015
Fairfax, Virginia
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Reviewed September 30, 2015

Love walking the trails. Pretty well kept/manicured trails.Great for jogging or walking to stay active too. Nice and quiet. Also has a few geocaches worth searching for!

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Katarzyna T
Reviewed June 27, 2015

Beautiful walk in the woods, follow the stream, enjoy the pond, see the herons, frogs and other wildlife. Take a nice peaceful hike in the woods and get away from the hustle and bustle of life for a bit right in the middle of Fairfax,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed April 22, 2015

lovely trails and great kid programs, ok to bring dogs on leash. historic mill also. small pond to fish in

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Heather B
Reviewed March 27, 2015

We are regulars here. Whether it's for a hike in the woods, seeing a free show, a picnic with some Frisbee throwing, or a little of each. Great paths for some easy hikes. Fun/educational things for the kids. On Saturday afternoons, in the summer, they...More

Date of experience: March 2015
2  Thank HCHearne
Reviewed March 13, 2015

We have bee taking walks in the Eleanor Lawrence Park for more than 20 years and I'm glad to say little has obviously changed. Maybe at times you can hear the traffic from Rte 28 but mostly it's quiet. You may meet dog walkers, runners...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Lindatee
Reviewed February 19, 2015

Looking for a local place to stretch your legs? This works. Wooded with stream, and forest creatures. Part paved, part gravel. Stroller ok. Enjoy.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank bbromley37
Reviewed February 18, 2015

I take my granddaughters to Ellanor Lawrence Park often. We usually go to what we call the Nut Park or the Lake Park; two of our favorite areas. Ellanor C Lawrence Park has several distinct areas. Each includes several picnic tables and space for kids...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Janet J
Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

We take our 3 yr old son and he loves running though the woods and seeing all the wild life. We've been all over the park and the surrounding area. We even played in the creek this summer when it was hot outside. Great place...More

Thank kcrclark
Reviewed November 11, 2014

I love this park. It's 600 plus acres in the middle of suburbia is a welcome place on a weekend morning. With the leaves turning, the earthen floor of the woods has an enchanted feel to it. Great for walks with spouse or dog.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank AngetheHungry
Reviewed September 19, 2014

Took a picnic here recently and enjoyed the trails, pond with a huge fish and small nature center (with amphibians & reptiles). Surprised they had a honey hive on site. Talked to some park guides and they were friendly, noting the deer were hiding because...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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