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Government Island, Stafford

Categories: Nature & Parks
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4.3/5 based on 95 reviews on the web
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  • great park, nice relaxing leisurely walk. Good place to take your dogs. Easy to get to and very interesting. 
  • My wife and I were recommended to visit this site by the good folk at Fredericksburg visitors' centre. There is easy parking for about 30 cars. We followed the trail which starts off paved and then be...  read more »
  • I bring my kids here often and they never tire of it. It is a lovely place with well maintained trails and a boardwalk. 
  • 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
  • Well-maintained path with a nice loop around the island. Leashed pets allowed and pickup bag stations are available. Signs around the park detailing its historical significance are great.
  • Beautiful setting with well maintained trails for walking or jogging. Great history lessons too. You can almost see the DC skyline popping out the hill!
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