Burke Lake Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Daily 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

TTY 711

7315 Ox Road
Fairfax Station, VA 22039

Christopher Goldbecker,
Lakefront Parks Manager

Burke Lake Park Events


Orienteering Workshop

01/12/2019 10:00 am

(8-Adult) Orienteering is the sport of navigation with map and compass. It’s easy to learn but always chal¬lenging. Participants in this program at Burke Lake Park learn how to use a compass, read a topographic map and navigate orienteering courses. A compass is required. The program runs from 10 a.m. to noon, and the cost is $31 per person. For more information,…

Geocaching Workshop

01/26/2019 11:00 am

(8-Adult) Students learn to use hand-held Global Positioning System (GPS) units to locate hidden trea¬sure caches within Burke Lake Park. After learning how to enter latitude and longitude coordinates into a GPS, students follow the coordinates to find a hidden object, container or unique geological feature. Bring your own GPS; a limited number are available to…

Healthy Strides 5k/10k

05/04/2019 7:30 am

Head out to Burke Lake Park on May 4th and join the Fairfax County Park Authority for the 8th annual Healthy Strides 5k/10k!