Algonkian Regional Park (Cascades), VA Year-Round Walk (YR1276)
Walk 5, 6, 10, 11, 13, and 14 kilometers (3.1-8.4 miles) through the shaded woods of the park. You'll walk on natural surface trails to the Potomac River, follow the park's White Trail, and the Potomac Heritage National Scenic Trail before returning on the paved path through the golf course. (AVA Trail Rating 1B)
The golf course pro shop (703-450-4655) opens at dawn. Closed New Year's Day and Christmas. Parking is adjacent to it. the Walk Box is under the counter below the snack bar cash register.
For AVA special program participants, this walk qualifies you for Boardwalks (5k only), Food for Thought, 50 States, and A-Z [Cascades or Sterling].
See additional important information at General Walk Information and Year-Round Walks.
Grab a bite to eat at the snack bar or go up Cascades Parkway toward Route 7 to the shopping center for McDonald's, Boston Market, Corner Bakery, Starbucks, Noodles & Company, China King, and more. Giant Foods there has a food bar.
Algonkian Regional Park Golf Pro Shop, 47001 Fairway Dr, Sterling, VA 20165; this series of pictures will guide you there. AT17/106756