Riverbend Park

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center Hours: Open 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.
703-759-9018 TTY 711
8700 Potomac Hills Street
Great Falls, Virginia
Kylie Lee

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.


2:00AM, (10-Adult) Kayak or canoe along the Potomac River in search of hidden treasure…



1:00PM, (6-Adult) Learn ancient techniques of starting a fire, working on a dug out…



9:00AM, (16-Adult) Begin your search for trophy smallmouth bass on the upper Potomac…



6:30PM, (6-Adult) Fish from the river bank and learn about the fish's world. S'mores…



2:00PM, (8-Adult) Combine your interests with a guided Pokémon Go hike at Riverbend…



6:30PM, (6-Adult) Fish from the river bank and learn about the fish's world. S'mores…

Boat Ramp Status

Boat launch closed on Saturday, April 6.

Enjoy Group Adventures!

  • Did you know that there is a fee for groups of 12 or more?
  • Get your group pass today!
  • Gather your group of 12 or more and secure your group pass.
  • Enjoy Riverbend Park at just $30 for up to 60 people.
  • For bigger groups beyond 60, it's only $30 for the initial 60 and $1 per additional person.
  • Reserve your spot now by calling the Visitor Center at 703-759-9018.

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