Riverbend Park

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center: Weekdays 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays. Weekends Noon to 5 p.m.

8700 Potomac Hills Street
Great Falls, Virginia

John Callow,
Manager

Riverbend Park Events

River Fishing by Boat

07/19/2019 5:30 pm


(5-Adult) Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling is not required. Boats, PFDs, fishing rods and bait are provided.There is a maximum of three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register. The program…

Stand-Up Paddleboarding II

07/20/2019 12:00 pm


(13-Adult) After a quick review of skills and safety, new strokes, board maneuvers and safety topics are taught and developed. All equipment is provided. The program at Riverbend Park runs from noon to 2 p.m. The cost is $50 per person. Class will be canceled in the event of inclement weather or unsafe water conditions. Prerequisite: Stand-Up Paddleboarding I or…

Kayak Tour-Wildlife of the Potomac

07/20/2019 5:30 pm


(14-Adult) Watch for deer foraging on the islands, osprey and bald eagles searching for fish and more as we paddle through this wildlife-rich section of the Potomac River. This is not a whitewater tour. No previous experience required. Kayaks provided, one person per kayak. Download this waiver and bring…

Kayak Tour-Seneca to Riverbend

07/21/2019 7:30 am


(14-Adult) This eight-mile river journey begins in the lazy waters above the old Seneca Dam. The pace quickens through riffles and small rapids as we weave through Seneca Breaks, glide past Watkins Island and finally turn the bend to Riverbend. Previous kayaking experience is required for this tour. Kayaks are provided; one person per kayak. The program at Riverbend…

Fishing for Parent and Child

07/25/2019 4:30 pm


(6-17 yrs.) Learn how to fish together! This introductory course starts you with the basics including how to rig and use a fishing rod, safety, environmental awareness and fishing. Rod and bait are provided. The program at Riverbend Park runs from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The cost is $12 per person. For more information, call 703-759-9018.

River Fishing by Boat

08/02/2019 5:30 pm


(5-Adult) Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling is not required. Boats, PFDs, fishing rods and bait will be provided. There is a maximum of three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register. The…

River Fishing by Boat

08/16/2019 5:30 pm


(5-Adult) Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling is not required. Boats, PFDs, fishing rods and bait will be provided. There is a maximum of three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register. The…

River Fishing by Boat

08/30/2019 5:30 pm


(5-Adult) Fish for smallmouth bass and sunfish from a canoe or jon boat. Get started with an introduction to boating and fishing basics. Previous experience rowing or paddling is not required. Boats, PFDs, fishing rods and bait will be provided. There is a maximum of three participants per boat, one of whom must be 16 or older. Each participant must register. The…

Riverbend Park Classes and Camps

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