Park Authority

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

703-324-8700
TTY 711

12055 Government Center Pkwy.
Fairfax, Virginia 22035

Sara Baldwin,
Acting Executive Director

Go Slow and Steady to Burke Lake to Study Turtles

TurtlesThey may not be Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, but Fairfax County has some pretty “Terrific Turtles” of its own. Learn about them in the “Terrific Turtles” program at Burke Lake Park on Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020.

Join a naturalist to meet and learn about the turtles that live around Burke Lake and other parts of the county. Then, hit the trail in search of these native turtles. The program runs from 10 to 10:55 a.m. This program is designed for participants age 5 to adult, and the cost is $10 per person. Dress for the weather and wear comfortable shoes. Meet at the campground office.

Register for Terrific Turtles

A mask or face covering is required to be worn by individuals age 2 and older when indoors at Park Authority facilities. Masks or face coverings are required for outdoor programs when physical distancing cannot be maintained. Exceptions will be made for health reasons or for activities such as eating or exercising.

Burke Lake Park is located at 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station, Virginia. For more information, call 703-323-6600 or visit Burke Lake Park.

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