Event Category: Hike
Start Date: Wednesday, 1/15/2020
Start Time: 10:15 AM
Contact: Angela and Chris Ehemann 703-893-3578, or 571-239-3111 day of hike only.
The Easy Hikers will hike five to six miles on the Dyke Marsh trail and a section of the Mount Vernon trail with additional marsh views. Both segments are out and back, level, and mostly paved, but the Dyke Marsh segment could have muddy spots. Restrooms in the parking area. Hike is canceled if Fairfax County or Alexandria schools are closed due to weather. Meet at 10:15 and bring water. Lunch will be at a restaurant. Directions: On the Mount Vernon Memorial Parkway (aka GW Parkway) continue 0.9 mile south from Alexandria. Turn left into the entrance to Belle Haven Park and Marina (6401 Mount Vernon Memorial Parkway, Alexandria, VA). Immediately turn left into the parking lot and proceed straight to the restrooms, which are on the right. The hike will start here. INFO: Angela and Chris Ehemann 703-893-3578, or 571-239-3111 day of hike only.