Outdoors Adventure

The City of Fairfax is perfectly positioned for both the active urban experience and rugged outdoor adventure.

Within the City’s six square miles, there are 21 parks dedicated to recreational pursuits and the preservation of open space. There are numerous locations to play a game of pick up basketball or volleyball, engage in an active game of tennis or go for a jog. To match your interests with the park closest to your hotel, call 703-385-7858.

Bull Run Regional Park (outdoor)

7700 Bull Run Drive More

Burke Lake Golf Course

7315 Ox Road
Fairfax Station, VA 703-323-1641 More

Fairfax National Golf Club

16850 Sudley Road
Centreville, VA More

Fairfax Racquet Club

Since 1972, the Fairfax Racquet Club has been one of the premier racquet and fitness clubs in the Washington Metropolitan area.

703 273 9276

City of Fairfax Parks and Recreation
Green Acres Center
The City of Fairfax maintains 21 parks within 6 square miles with tennis and basketball courts, walking trails, volleyball and horseshoe pits, a skateboard park, and picnic areas. More

Generals Ridge Golf Course

9701 Manassas Drive
Manassas, VA 20111
www.generalsridge.com More

June features the City of Fairfax Trails Day

The City of Fairfax celebrates over 22 miles of walking, cycling and running trails  extending throughout the city For information www.fairfaxtrailsday.com More

Lake Fairfax Park (outdoor)

The Water Mine Waterpark
1400 Lake Fairfax Drive
Reston, VA 20190 More

Members of the Northern Virginia Virginia Regional Park Authority

The City of Fairfax is also part of The Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority, an exceptional organization created in l959, which maintains 21 parks. It’s a diverse system that protects open space and natural flora and fauna while offering an array of leisure activities!

The Gateway Regional Park located on the City’s southeastern border, offers hikers and bikers access to the County Accotink Creek Trail and the W&OD Trail. More

Oak Marr Recreation Center

3200 Jermantown Road
Oakton, VA More

Penderbrook Golf Club

3700 Golf Trail Lane
Fairfax, VA 22033 More

South Run Recreation Center

7550 Reservation Drive More

Splash Down Water Park (outdoor)

7500 Ben Lomond Park Drive
Manassas, VA 20109 More

Twin Lakes Golf Course

6201 Union Mill
Clifton, VA 20124 More

Van Dyke Park

Right in the city’s center, Van Dyck Park on Old Lee Highway offers something for every age group. There’s a lighted basketball court, sand pit volleyball court, lighted tennis courts and an exercise trail for public use. There’s also a skateboard park popular with teens and pre-teens and an exceptional playground for tots. More

Virginia Civil War Trails—Northern Virginia: Crossroads of Conflict

Civil War Trails is a system linking over 750 Civil War sites in Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina and West Virginia through a combination of driving, biking and walking trails. The City of Fairfax is one of the 388 sites interpreted in Virginia. For more information and free brochures, call 1 800 545 7950 or visit www.civilwartrails.org Follow the bugle signs to the interpretive marker at Fairfax Museum and Visitor Center, 10209 Main Street, Fairfax More

Westfields Golf Club

13940 Balmoral Greens Ave
Clifton, VA 20124
Centreville, VA 20121   More