Riverbend Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center Hours: Open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.

8700 Potomac Hills Street
Great Falls, Virginia

John Callow,
Manager

Riverbend Park

Naturally unique and sensitive

Riverbend Park's location on a Potomac River bend has created a rare combination of geology, plant life, wildlife, isolation and beauty.

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Upcoming Featured Events

Riverbend Park has high visitation weekends and holidays, usually between 9:30am and 4:30pm. During high visitation, there may be significant delays entering the park. When the park fills, entry to the park will close until enough parking spaces become available. During these delays, vehicles may not park near the entrance sign or along Jeffery road to wait. Consider returning at a different time. Please respect our park neighbors. If the entrance road is backed up, do not stop on Jeffery Rd or near the entrance sign to wait. Riverbend Park staff will be working to direct traffic and parking, please be respectful and follow their instructions.
Dec

03

12:00PM, (4-Adult) Learn the science and art of building a fire and then test your skill…

Dec

03

2:30PM, (5-Adult) Prepare a winter meal with your family using colonial and indigenous…

Dec

11

1:00PM, (8-Adult) Discover ways to reduce waste and stay sustainable this holiday…

Dec

17

9:00AM, (8-Adult) Hike with a naturalist to search winter waterfowl along the Upper…

Dec

21

5:00PM, (4-Adult) Celebrate the winter solstice with a campfire and s'mores. Enjoy a…

Field Trips

A guide explains the workings of an Indian shelter

Scouting

Several GIrls Scouts running across a field toward their tents

Birthdays

A display of cupcakes

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