Bring your canoe or kayak and your PFD to join volunteers cleaning up marshland on beautiful Little Hunting Creek. You'll see herons, ducks, maybe even an eagle, as well as a very large beaver dam. Launch time: 2 pm (high tide).
Run/Creek/Stream (Active since 2003)
Nearest City: Alexandria
GPS Coordinates: 38.73389, -77.083584
Directions: Gather at the Brady Street cul-de-sac. Closest address: 8218 Brady Street.
|Sub Watershed||Little Hunting Creek|
Parking Capacity: 10
Restrooms are NOT available.
This site is suitable for children under seven.
This site is NOT suitable for the elderly.
This site is NOT suitable for the disabled.
|Notes & Special Issues||
Volunteers must bring their own kayak or canoe and PFD to launch from this site and pick up trash on the beautiful (but trashy) marshes of Little Hunting Creek. Wear solid footware that will not slip on muddy marshland. Bring a hat and sunscreen, and water. You will likely see great blue herons, ducks, maybe even an eagle!
This site is open to the public
RSVP Not Required
Maximum Volunteers: 25
This cleanup site provides the rare opportunity to canoe or kayak on beautiful Little Hunting Creek--bring your craft to cross over to the marsh, to pick up trash. You'll see a beaver lodge and plenty of wildlife and birds.