Doing Business With Us

Fee-based activities are prohibited within George Washington Memorial Parkway unless a concessions contract or commercial use authorization (CUA) has been granted under 36 CFR Section 5.3. Current CUA authorized services in George Washington Memorial Parkway include:
  • Water Taxi/Tourboat/Amphibious Vehicles/Charter Cruises
  • Land-based Guided Tours (e.g., Hiking, Bicycling, Wildlife, Photography, Walking Tours)
  • Fitness and Educational Activities (e.g., Yoga, Instructional Biking, Instructional Skating, Instructional Fishing)
  • Rock Climbing
  • Non-motorized Water-based Guided Tours (e.g., canoeing, kayaking, paddleboarding)
  • Minor Boat Repair and Maintenance
If you'd like to apply or need further information about doing business in George Washington Memorial Parkway (GWMP), please contact GWMP's Concessions Management Specialist at or 202.438.6615. The 2018 CUA Application and Instructions can be obtained here.

If you are a current CUA holder needing to report year-end information, please download it here, complete, and return to

Last updated: March 12, 2018

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Mailing Address:

George Washington Memorial Parkway Headquarters
700 George Washington Memorial Parkway

McLean, VA 22101


(703) 289-2500

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