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Surfrider D.C. and Inland Ocean Coalition D.C. cleanup at Theodore Roosevelt Island
Cleanup Event

May 16, 2021, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Rain Date: May 09, 2021, 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM

Join Surfrider D.C. and Inland Ocean Coalition D.C. for a Spring cleanup at Theodore Roosevelt Island! We will provide gloves, bags, hand sanitizer, and trash pickers. Please bring a mask and a friend.

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T. Roosevelt Island

Site Type



County: District of Columbia

State: District of Columbia

Zip: 20001

Nearest City: Washington

GPS Coordinates: 38.894937, -77.061885


Directions: Theodore Roosevelt Island Park, Washington, DC 20001

Turn directly off of George Washington Memorial Parkway. Cross the wooden bridge in the parking lot to access the island.

Watershed Middle Potomac
Sub Watershed

Parking Capacity: 10

Restrooms are 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

This island park has level, gravel trails. There is a dedicated parking lot for this park, but spots are often limited as this is a popular park for walkers and bikers. Additional street and garage parking can be found in Rosslyn across from the park.


What To Expect


This site is open to the public

RSVP Not Required

Maximum Volunteers: 40

Contact Info.




Please bring water, a snack, and a mask. We will be social-distancing throughout. Terrain is flat but gravelly so wear close toed shoes and long clothes to protect you from the sun.