Pothole Repairs Along Parkways
Please use caution driving on the George Washington Memorial and Clara Barton Parkways. Maintenance crews remain hard at work repairing numerous potholes and roadway damage that continues to appear because of unusual weather conditions.
Things To Do
To request a ranger-led program at the Memorial Grove call 703‑289‑2553.
Trails through the meadow at the park and the paved multi-use Mount Vernon Trail, which passes through the park, are flat, car-free places to bicycle.
Canoeing or Kayaking
An easy flat water paddle through the Boundary Channel is the best way to see how the Potomac River shapes the park.
Easy hikes are available on trails through the grove and meadow.
There are picnic tables in the meadow.
Birders will find habitat for wading birds, raptors, and warblers near the Boundary Channel and in the meadow.
Walking or Running
Trails through the meadow and the paved multi-use Mount Vernon Trail, which passes through the park are flat, paved places to run or walk.