Outdoor Activities

East Potomac Golf Course located in the shadow of the Monuments, historic East Potomac Golf Course is a part of the National Park System. East Potomac features three distinct courses with varying features and levels of difficulty. Hosting over 90,000 rounds per year on its courses from residents and tourists alike. Address: 972 Ohio Drive, SW, Washington, DC 20024.


East Potomac Tennis Center. Located on Hains Point, a short walk from the National Mall. The Tennis Center is available year round with both outdoor and indoor courts. Address: 1090 Ohio Drive, Washington, DC 20024. Phone: (202) 554-5962.


Tidal Basin Paddle Boats - View the Jefferson Memorial and Japanese Cherry Trees from the water. Enjoy a family outing or take a break from touring and soak up some sun in your very own Tidal Basin Paddle Boat in Washington, DC. Address: 1501 Maine Ave, SW, Washington, DC 20024. Phone: (202) 479-2426.


East Potomac Aquatic Center - Heated Public Swimming Pool located on Hains Point, next to the Golf Course. Open from Memorial Day to October 2nd. Address: 972 Ohio Drive SW, Washington, DC 20024. Phone: (202) 727-6523.

Fishing - Fishing is also allowed along the banks of both the Tidal Basin and East and West Potomac Park. Click the link to find additional information.

Last updated: April 3, 2017

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Mailing Address:

900 Ohio Drive SW
Washington, DC 20024


(202) 426-6841

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