Huntley Meadows Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center Hours open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. weekends, Closed Tuesdays.

703-768-2525
TTY 711

3701 Lockheed Blvd.
Alexandria, Virginia

Karen Sheffield,
Manager

Lichens Hike & Sketch

7/21/2018 10:00 am

(10-Adult) What happens when a fungus and an algae take a lichen to each other? Learn about this hybrid organism at Huntley Meadows Park and identify those greenish patches seen on trees and rocks. Join us as we learn to draw the textures defining lichen colonies. The program runs from 10 a.m. to noon, and the cost is $9 per person. For more information, call 703-768-2525.

Cost: $9.00

Registration: Register Online


38.7601672, -77.0955692

Huntley Meadows Location

3701 Lockheed Blvd.
Alexandria, VA,

Map of Park

Finding the Park

Due to known issues with GPS units, please use the street address if you are following GPS to the park.

Huntley Meadows has three entrances. The main entrance is at 3701 Lockheed Blvd, Alexandria VA 22306.  There is a parking lot, and during Visitor Center open hours there is access to restrooms, an exhibit area, and staff naturalists. There is a small parking area at 6901 South Kings Highway, Alexandria, Va., that leads to a paved, one-mile woodland hike-bike trail. Historic Huntley is at 6918 Harrison Lane, Alexandria Va.