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Colvin Run Mill c. 1811 Gearing up for the Future
[ 10017 Colvin Run Road ] [ Great Falls, Virginia 22066 ] [ 703-759-2771 ]

All fee programs at Colvin Run Mill require advance registration and payment. You may register online through Parktakes Online. To register, all you need is your member number (or barcode number), a valid email address and a Visa or MasterCard. Not a member yet? Sign up today! You may also call 703-759-2771 for information and to register.

Maple Syrup Boil-down

Sundays, February 21 and March 6
Maple Syrup Boil-Down
noon-2 p.m.
No reservations required

The sap is rising and the maple trees are tapped. Now it’s sugaring time. Bundle up, brave the weather, watch and learn as sap is boiled down into sweet syrup over an open fire. Sample the delicious combination of maple syrup over fresh baked cornbread. While supplies last. This is an outdoor program, so please dress appropriately. $5 per person.

Monday, March 28 and Friday, April 22
NEW! Summer Campler
(Summer Camp Sampler)
noon-3 p.m.
No reservations required

(3 years and older) Come and sample activities from several of our new 2016 summer camps. Featured camps include Nature Quest, Mini Miller Camp, Geology Rocks, and Doll Camp: The Journey Ends. FREE.

Grain Grinding at Colvin Run Mill Grain Grinding Resumes April 3
First and Third Sundays
noon-3 p.m.
No reservations required.
See and hear 19th century technology at work! The miller will be grinding, conditions permitting. Please call the site to confirm. Tour cost: $7 adults, $6 student 16 and up with ID, $5 child and senior.

Northern Virginia Carvers return June 19
First and Third Sundays
noon-4 p.m.
No reservations required.
(12 years and older) The wood carvers lend their tools and expertise to uncover your hidden artistic talent as you create a creature from a block of wood. Free lessons. Nominal fee for wood blank.


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