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Lake Accotink Park

7500 Accotink Park Rd, Springfield, VA 22150-3644
+1 703-569-0285
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Great place for family, friends to picnic, kayak, enjoy carousel

Great place for family, friends to picnic, kayak, enjoy carousel. When parking, be prepared to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Washington DC
Accotink park

The park itself has wonderful walking/biking trails throughout. Other facilities include a small... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Springfield, Virginia
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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.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“paddle boats” (17 reviews)
“mini golf” (10 reviews)
“nice park” (9 reviews)
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7500 Accotink Park Rd, Springfield, VA 22150-3644
+1 703-569-0285
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for family, friends to picnic, kayak, enjoy carousel. When parking, be prepared to walk. They have sunset cruises on this tiny lake that are fun. You can rent or bring your own kayaks to enjoy. The train/trestle provide an exciting moment when they...More

Thank L Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The park itself has wonderful walking/biking trails throughout. Other facilities include a small center close to the dam, including a playground, picnic area, boat ride rentals and a concession. My only objection is that the water area near the concession and above the dam is...More

Thank ginger500
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went kayaking here today. At first glance it's cute, there's mini golf and a carousel, ice cream and shaved ice, but when we got close to the water to start kayaking the water smelled disgusting. I was disappointed at the amount...More

Thank Carina V
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a cute little spot to take a day date or the kids for a picnic. You can rent a canoe or feed the ducks.

Thank karmicluv22
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We came here to ride the carousel. Fairfax County, Virginia has the distinction of keeping 6 carousels in their parks, some of which are metal and others fiberglass. This is the one carousel that has wooden horses. Overall it seems to be well kept. It...More

Thank Bertram S
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Been here many times in all seasons. Lovely scenery, peaceful setting, childrens activites. Visit whenever in the area

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I took my kids here and we had a really fun time. There are paddle boats, putt putt, a play ground, even a carousel. It is truly fun for the whole family. Putt putt was $18 for two adults and two kids and the carousel...More

Thank Dewayne P
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Love to go here when we need to relax. You can sit and look at the lake, walk the trails, have a picnic, rent a paddle boat or take a tour of the lake on their pontoon boat. Lots of wildlife and beautiful scenery. Great...More

Thank KEBBA44
Reviewed 8 June 2017

I wasn't even aware of the place but when I was searching for a place where I can take my kids for paddle boat, this came up. we reached there with not so high expectations and really had lot of fun. The place has a...More

Thank 795vidhis
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Was skipping down the short path from the main trail to a good fishing spot above the dam, when his large copperhead (see attached pic) stopped me dead in my tracks. Beautiful markings, but stepping on one can ruin anyone's day. Be alert on the...More

4  Thank Mightyluvwarrior
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