Ellanor C. Lawrence Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Walney Visitor Center hours: Mon & Wed-Fri 9-5pm and Sat-Sun 12-5pm. Closed Tuesdays. The park's trails, picnic tables and grounds are open dawn to dusk.

TTY 711

5040 Walney Road
Chantilly, Virginia

John Shafer,

Ellanor C. Lawrence Park Events

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VDOT Paving

VDOT plans on paving the Ellanor C. Lawrence Athletic Field’s access road and all major roads leading into the park starting Sunday, June 26 thru June 30, 2022 . The paving will be completed between 10 p.m. and 7 a.m. for the duration of the project. The park will close no later than 9:30 p.m. to ensure all patrons are out of the park before work begins. Thank you for your cooperation and we regret any inconvenience.

Sully Woodlands Stewardship Education Center Construction Begins

Active construction is anticipated to be completed by early 2023. Residents should expect occasional construction traffic entering and exiting the Ellanor C. Lawrence Park/Cabell’s Mill entrance. The park is located at 5235 Walney Road in Centerville, VA.

Spy Craft

07/10/2022 2:30 pm to 07/10/2022 3:30 pm

Explore the lives of the men and women during the Revolutionary War who passed along secrets and information and the technology they used in dangerous times.

Stream Life

07/10/2022 4:00 pm to 07/10/2022 5:00 pm

Freshwater ecosystems are full of fascinating creatures.

Creek Adventure Wagon Ride

07/15/2022 6:00 pm to 07/15/2022 8:30 pm

Explore Rocky Run Stream Valley by wagon and by wading in to learn about the creatures that live in the stream.

Family Fun Campfire

07/17/2022 7:00 pm to 07/17/2022 9:00 pm

Join a naturalist for a private nature hike exploring the survival skills of our park’s evening residents.

Reptile & Amphibian Merit Badge

07/30/2022 9:00 am to 07/30/2022 11:00 pm

This program satisfies most of the requirements to earn the Reptile & Amphibian Merit Badge.

Ellanor C. Lawrence Classes and Camps

See all the classes and camps scheduled at Ellanor C. Lawrence Park.

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