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Government Island, Stafford

(4.4/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
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  • Lovely place for walking/running/hiking. The trails offer terrific views Aquia Creek, including some rather impressive homes. The hidden secret is that this area once was used to quarry sandstone used...  more »
  • Nice place for a casual walk and a quick history lesson. Not much else to speak of though. I was a bit disappointed at the lack of historical markers. 
  • Easy walking for families with small children, dogs. The trails are in the woods, wide and well maintained. They are entirely under trees, with occasional water views and some remains of an 18th centu...  more »
  • Had a great time! Well maintained and dog friendly.
  • So beautiful historical experience and especially great for bikeing,, reattach staff.
  • Great place where you can relax in the afternoon, you can take your kids and dogs with you. It is a 1.6 miles so if you want to go for a jog I hope that if helps you, it has a creek on the side of the sidewalk which is really nice to see it it relaxes you.
  • Great trail and doggie friendly
  • A nice about 2 mile walk for anyone looking to get active or enjoy a walk in nature