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Lake Accotink Park

7500 Accotink Park Rd, Springfield, VA 22150-3644
+1 703-569-0285
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Nice place to walk

This is a nice lake to walk around which I've done many times. The crowd of fisher people can be a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great place to relax or get your exercise!

This place is a gem. If you live in the area and don't know about it, find it. Beautiful running... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Smithville, Georgia
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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)
“picnic tables” (8 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

This is a nice lake to walk around which I've done many times. The crowd of fisher people can be a bit mixed and hence there can be a bit of a non-nature conscious crown around the dam. The trail can also be a little...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is a gem. If you live in the area and don't know about it, find it. Beautiful running path. There's water sports and fishing.

Thank 705douglasf
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We've been coming here for more then 20 years - it's got a lot to offer all ages and interests. Parking can be a challenge on popular days (thank goodness there aren't any athletic fields here). You can reserve grills for cook outs. There are...More

Thank Maceo2017
Reviewed 10 September 2017

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 7 September 2017 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 26 August 2017 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 17 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 11 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
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