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Mason Neck State Park, Lorton

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  • This park is located on Mason Neck (in Lorton) and is surrounded by the Potomac River and over 7000 acres of open space. Just turn down Gunston Road and you no longer feel like you are in DC suburbs. ...  more »
  • I have visited this park in the late fall through the winter time period. I go there to see Bald Eagles and other birds. I have been pretty lucky, early in the morning. They have a boat launch for tho...  more »
  • My husband and I took our two dogs plus a picnic here on this 78 degree day. We love the easy Bay View Trail loop and were disappointed part of it was closed due to bridge repairs. So we went partway ...  more »
  • A great place to just relax and bird watch. We've seen two beautiful Bald Eagels on one of the outlooks. Great hiking trails that are not too crowded.
  • Great State Park. Staff is very accommodating and helpful. Had an awesome two days walking the trails and getting out to enjoy nature.
  • It is by far the most beautiful state parks I ever been to in Fairfax county, VA. Amazing driveway to get into the visitor's center. Usually not really crowded. If you want to sight some bald eagle or oven ospreys with the Potomac river horizon or even just go for long walk in the woods or just bike, it is the place to do so. Fantastic chill place for natural lovers!
  • It's a beautiful park with great trails and you just might see a bald eagle!
  • Got engaged here, it's a great park! 😁

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