Trash Free Potomac Network - Connecting for a Trash Free Watershed


Little Hunting Creek Cleanup--Brady Street reach
Cleanup Event

This Cleanup is part of the Potomac River Watershed Cleanup

April 13, 2019, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM


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).

Little Hunting Creek--Brady Street reach


Site Type

Run/Creek/Stream (Active since 2003)

Location

County: Fairfax

State: Virginia

Zip: 22309

Nearest City: Alexandria

GPS Coordinates: 38.73389, -77.083584

Directions

Directions: Gather at the Brady Street cul-de-sac. Closest address: 8218 Brady Street.

Watershed Middle Potomac
Sub Watershed Little Hunting Creek
Facilities

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!

Map

What To Expect


Details

This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 25

Contact Info.

Robert Enck

enckfamily2010@yahoo.com

Website

http://www.folhc.org

Suggestions

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.