Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Park is open dawn to dusk. Visitor Center Hours Weekdays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Weekends noon - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays.

TTY 711

5040 Walney Road
Chantilly, Virginia

John Shafer,

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park Events

Turkey Walk

11/24/2018 10:00 am

(3-Adult) Discover the wild turkey’s habits and secret ways during a walk in the cedar forest at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park from 10 to 11 a.m. Look for wild turkeys and their signs. The cost is $6 per person, and children must be accompanied by an adult registered in the program. For more information, call 703-631-0013.

Holidays at Walney Farm

12/08/2018 1:00 pm

(2-Adult) Celebrate the winter holidays with the Machen family at Walney Farm. Learn about gifts and foods from an 1850 farm, create your own historic holiday ornament, take a wagon ride along the trails and enjoy hot apple cider and treats around a campfire. This program at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park runs from 1 to 2:30 p.m. The cost is $10 per person. For more…

Hot Dog, S’mores! Wagon Ride & Campfire

12/12/2018 5:30 pm

(4-Adult) Enjoy a turkey hot dog supper roasted over a campfire at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park and a brisk wagon ride through the Rocky Run Stream Valley. Discover who Ellanor C. Lawrence was and learn about the area’s local and natural history. We provide hot dogs, buns, condiments and s’mores. Feel free to bring your own drinks and sides. The program runs from 5:30…

Super Sleuth Bird Club

12/16/2018 4:00 pm

(9-13 yrs.) Get to know the birds of Ellanor C. Lawrence Park. Learn birding basics such as using binoculars, identifying birds by sight, sound and habitat, what birds eat and more. Start with a walk followed by hands-on investigation of migration, breeding and foraging. Learn to start a Life List and how to E-bird. The program runs from 4 to 6 p.m., and the cost is…

Caroling Wagon Ride & Campfire

12/22/2018 4:00 pm

(4-Adult) Join us in song and exploration on a wagon ride at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park. Warm up with s’mores at the campfire. The program from 4 to 5:30 p.m. costs $8 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. For more information, call 703-631-0013.

Ellanor C. Lawrence Classes and Camps

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