Lake Ridge, Va.
WEB SITE: Prince William County Government
April 2 – June 12 weekends: 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
June 13 – August 21 weekdays: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; weekends 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
August 22 – September 18: 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
September 19 – October 16 weekends: 10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Located on the Occoquan Resevoir and operated by Prince William County, Lake Ridge includes a full service marina. In addition to kayak rentals, there are canoes, pedal boats, standup paddleboards and jon boats. An universal access boat launch is also open year round.
The last weekend of “summer” is also the final weekend many Washington, D.C. area kayaking locations are open. It’s a shame too, because September and October are also the best time of year for kayaking. Lower temperatures and dew points are a welcome respite after several months of hazy, hot and humid. Sadly, the DC…
Most kayak rental locations in Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia and Maryland are open for Independence Day, Tuesday, July 4. Washington, D.C. Ballpark Boathouse District Wharf Fletchers Cove Thompson Boat Center Key Bridge Boathouse Northern Virginia Belle Haven Marina Boat Rentals at Lake Anne – not open July 3 Burke Lake Park Marina (fishing license required)…
Several kayak rental locations in Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia and Maryland are open for Juneteenth, Monday, June 19. Washington, D.C. Ballpark Boathouse Thompson Boat Center Key Bridge Boathouse Fletchers Cove Northern Virginia Belle Haven Marina Boat Rentals at Lake Anne Burke Lake Park Marina (fishing license required) Fountainhead Regional Park Lake Accotink Lake Ridge Park…