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31st Annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup at Hard Bargain Farm
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 13, 2019, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM


Join us for the 31st Annual Potomac River Watershed Cleanup at our flagship site, Hard Bargain Farm!

The Alice Ferguson Foundation was established in 1954 as a non-profit organization chartered in the state of Maryland. The Alice Ferguson Foundation’s educational programs unite students, educators, park rangers, communities, regional organizations, and government agencies throughout the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area to promote the environmental sustainability of the Potomac River watershed.

Hard Bargain Farm
Also known as 'Piscataway Park'


Site Type

River

Location

County: Prince George's

State: Maryland

Zip: 20607

Nearest City: Accokeek

GPS Coordinates: 38.692786, -77.056208

Directions

Directions: From Annapolis, MD and the Eastern Shore
US-50 W
Take exit 7A to merge onto Capital Beltway/I-495 S/I-95 S toward Richmond – 16.0 mi
Take exit 3B for Indian Head/Forest Heights/MD-210 – 0.3 mi
Turn left at Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 S – 8.5 mi
Turn right at Farmington Rd W – 1.8 mi
Turn right at Bryan Point Rd

Watershed Lower Potomac
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 100

Restrooms are available.

This site is suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 200

Contact Info.

Samantha Battersby

sbattersby@fergusonfoundation.org

Website

http://fergusonfoundation.org/

Suggestions

From Annapolis, MD and the Eastern Shore
US-50 W
Take exit 7A to merge onto Capital Beltway/I-495 S/I-95 S toward Richmond – 16.0 mi
Take exit 3B for Indian Head/Forest Heights/MD-210 – 0.3 mi
Turn left at Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 S – 8.5 mi
Turn right at Farmington Rd W – 1.8 mi
Turn right at Bryan Point Rd
Main Office:AFF is on the right. Follow winding gravel road. Stay to the right at the top of the hill and look for the large white 2-story Farmhouse. Park cars near the large garage, which is beyond the Farmhouse.
Amphitheater: AFF is on the right. The amphitheater is located just past the front gates, look for signs and parking instructions.Special Events: Look for event signs.

From Alexandria, VA
Capital Beltway/I-495 East/ I-95 North
Take exit 3A for Indian Head/MD-210 South- 1.2 mi
Keep left at the fork to continue toward Indian Head Highway/ MD-210 South and merge onto Indian Head Highway
South/MD-210 South – 9.4 mi
Turn right at Farmington Road W – 1.8 mi
Turn right at Bryan Point Rd
Main Office:AFF is on the right. Follow winding gravel road. Stay to the right at the top of the hill and look for the large white 2-story Farmhouse. Park cars near the large garage, which is beyond the Farmhouse.Amphitheater: AFF is on the right. The amphitheater is located just past the front gates, look for signs and parking instructions.Special Events: Look for event signs.

From Baltimore and Northern Maryland
Follow MD-295 S Entering District of Columbia
Continue on DC-295 S – 4.5 mi
Merge onto I-295 S Entering Maryland – 5.5 mi
Take the exit toward Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 S – 0.3 mi
Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Indian Head/MD-210 – 1.0 mi
Keep left at the fork to continue toward Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 S and merge onto Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 S – 8.0 mi
Turn right at Farmington Rd W – 1.8 mi
Turn right at Bryan Point Rd
Main Office:AFF is on the right. Follow winding gravel road. Stay to the right at the top of the hill and look for the large white 2-story Farmhouse. Park cars near the large garage, which is beyond the Farmhouse.Amphitheater: AFF is on the right. The amphitheater is located just past the front gates, look for signs and parking instructions.Special Events: Look for event signs.

From lower Charles County, MD and King George County, VA
Head East on Crain Highway/US-301 N
Turn left at Berry Rd/ MD-228 – 6.7 mi
Slight right toward Indian Head Highway/ MD- 210 N – 0.4 mi
Turn left at Livingston Rd. – 0.1 mi
Turn right at Biddle Rd. – 217 ft.
Turn left at Bryan Point Rd
Main Office:AFF is on the right. Follow winding gravel road. Stay to the right at the top of the hill and look for the large white 2-story Farmhouse. Park cars near the large garage, which is beyond the Farmhouse.Amphitheater: AFF is on the right. The amphitheater is located just past the front gates, look for signs and parking instructions.Special Events: Look for event signs.

From Frederick and Western MD
I-270 S
Slight right at I-270-SPUR S (signs for Northern Virginia/I-495 S/Washington/I-270 Spur) – 2.0 mi
Merge onto Capital Beltway/I-495 S Passing through Virginia, District of Columbia Entering Maryland – 27.0 mi
Take exit 3A for Indian Head/MD-210 S – 1.2 mi
Keep left at the fork to continue toward Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 S and merge onto Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 S – 8.0 mi
Turn right at Farmington Rd W – 1.8 mi
Turn right at Bryan Point Rd – 1.6 mi
Main Office:AFF is on the right. Follow winding gravel road. Stay to the right at the top of the hill and look for the large white 2-story Farmhouse. Park cars near the large garage, which is beyond the Farmhouse.Amphitheater: AFF is on the right. The amphitheater is located just past the front gates, look for signs and parking instructions.Special Events: Look for event signs.

From Leonardtown and Southern MD
Take MD-5/235 N
Continue on Berry Rd/MD-228 N in Waldorf – 6.7 mi
Slight right toward Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 N – 0.2 mi
Slight right at Indian Head Hwy/MD-210 N – 0.4 mi
Turn left at Livingston Rd – 0.1 mi
Turn right at Biddle Rd – 217 ft
Turn left at Bryan Point Rd
Main Office:AFF is on the right. Follow winding gravel road. Veer left at first fork, stay to the right at the top of the hill and look for the large white 2-story Farmhouse. Park cars near the large garage, which is beyond the Farmhouse.Amphitheater: AFF is on the right. The amphitheater is located just past the front gates, look for signs and parking instructions.Special Events: Look for event signs.

From Washington, D.C.
I-295 South entering Maryland
Take the exit toward Indian Head Highway/ MD-210 South – 0.3 mi
Keep right at the fork following signs for Indian Head/ MD-210 – 1.0 mi
Keep left at the fork to continue toward Indian Head Highway/ MD-210 South and merge onto Indian Head Highway/ MD-210 South – 8.0 mi
Turn right at Farmington Rd W – 1.8 mi
Turn right at Bryan Point Rd
Main Office:AFF is on the right. Follow winding gravel road. Stay to the right at the top of the hill and look for the large white 2-story Farmhouse. Park cars near the large garage, which is beyond the Farmhouse.Amphitheater: AFF is on the right. The amphitheater is located just past the front gates, look for signs and parking instructions.Special Events: Look for event signs.





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