Park Authority

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
Jai Cole
Executive Director

Department Resources

Enjoy a Fall Outdoor Overnight Adventure at Burke Lake Park

CampingFall is knocking on our door and it’s time to reserve your fall camping adventure at Burke Lake Park!

Fall is an excellent time to enjoy the flickering flames and crackle of a cozy campfire under stary skies. The weather is comfortable, and the autumn color surrounds and creates a picturesque backdrop. Burke Lake Park has an excellent lineup of events to help residents of all ages enjoy the great outdoors:

Family Campouts

Burke Lake Park is the perfect setting for a family campout, and we’re making it even better. Join us for planned events, such as a campground orientation, guided nature programs and hikes, do-it-yourself campfire and s’more supplies, and fishing.

Registration fees include a bundle of firewood and all activities on Saturday and Sunday. Program starts at 2 p.m. on Saturday and ends at 11 a.m. on Sunday. One registration per family. Family Campouts are offered on Sept. 2 and Oct. 21. The cost of the program is $102.

Register for Family Campout

Campfire Programs

Experience the magic of the great outdoors by joining our captivating campfire programs. Explore the wonders of our natural world with nature walks, interactive activities, animal presentations, and other opportunities to enjoy nature. Campfire Saturdays programs are offered from 7 to 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 16, and from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 4. The cost of the program is $10.

Register for Campfire Saturdays

Overnight Camping Adventures

Embark on unforgettable overnight camping adventures in our picturesque, wooded campground surrounded by nature and scenic hiking trails. With your tent, gear and provisions, create lasting memories at our site, while we ensure a seamless experience.

Secure your spot by visiting the Burke Lake Campgrounds website.

Burke Lake Park is located at 7315 Ox Road, Fairfax Station. Call 703-323-6600 or visit the Burke Lake Park website for more information.

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