Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


Potomac River Watershed Cleanup Fort Foote Park
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 13, 2019, 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM


This site has no public restroom and its terrain is very hilly and rocky in places. Please bring gloves if you have them and wear a sturdy pair of shoes.

Fort Foote Park


Site Type

River

Location

County: Prince George's

State: Maryland

Zip: 20744

Nearest City: Fort Washington

GPS Coordinates: 384617.8, -770104.4

Directions

Directions: 8901 Fort Foote Road
Fort Washington, MD 20744

Fort Foote is located on the Potomac River in Prince Georges County. From the Beltway (I-95), take exit 3, Indian Head Highway south (MD210) and drive for approximately 3.5 miles to Old Fort Road. Turn right for 1 mile to Fort Foote Road S, turn left. Follow the winding road through the residential area to entrance sight on the left for the fort.

Watershed Lower Potomac
Sub Watershed
Facilities

Parking Capacity: 20

Restrooms are NOT available.

This site is suitable for children under seven.

This site is suitable for the elderly.

This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.

Notes & Special Issues

Restrooms are not available. There is a steep incline leading away from the Potomac River.

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 50

Contact Info.

Bambi Sears

Bambi_Sears@nps.gov

Website

http://www.nps.gov/fofo

Suggestions

The shoreline is below a very steep hill and can be difficult to navigate if it has recently rained.