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Occoquan Regional Park

Occoquan

WEB SITE: Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority

2024 SEASON:
April 1 – June 10 weekends: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
June 11 – August 28 daily: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.
August 19 – October 31 weekends: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

A Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority site, there are limited, walk-up rentals available. The nearby Penguin Paddling, on the other side of the river, has more boats.

The Occoquan River is generally calm and narrow here, so it’s a good location for new kayakers. The town of Occoquan on the Prince William County side is scenic and there are bridges for VA 123, Interstate 95 and US 1 to paddle under. The water is tidal up until a dam just north of Occoquan.

Getting there

🚲 – Cross County Trail

🅿 – Free 

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