Birding Hotspots Near Ashburn, Virginia, United States

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**HUNTLEY MEADOWS PARK
4-H Forest, Chevy Chase (access via driveway at 4004 Thornapple St.)
Accotink Bay Wildlife Refuge
African American Heritage Memorial Park
Agricultural History Farm Park
Alder Lake
Alexandria Waterfront (DC waters)
Algonkian Regional Park
Algonkian Regional Park--Potomac Heritage Trail
Algonkian Regional Park--Sanctuary Trail
Anacostia River Trail (PG Co.)
Antietam National Battlefield--Snavely Ford Trail
Appalachian Trail--Snickers Gap to Bears Den
Arrowbrook Park
Ashburn Lake
Ashby Pond Conservancy Site
Auburn Middle School Wetland
Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary
BRCES--Arnold Lane
BRCES--Sawmill and Butterfly Alley
BRCES--Visitor Center
Baker Park, Frederick
Baldwin Park/Manassas Museum
Ballenger Creek Park
Ballenger Creek Trail--New Design Rd. - Ballenger Creek Pk.
Ballston Beaver Pond
Banshee Reeks Nature Preserve
Barcroft Park
Barnard Hill Park
Battery Kemble Park
Beaverdam Creek Reservoir
Belle Haven Park--North Parking Area
Belmont Bay Marina
Belvoir Pond
Ben Brenman Park
Bentley Park Stormwater Ponds
Beverley Park (aka "The Pit")
Black Hill Hiker/Biker Trail
Black Hill RP--Boat Ramp area
Black Hill RP--Ten Mile Creek area, trails and lake
Black Hill Regional Park
Bladensburg Waterfront Park
Bles Park
Blockhouse Point Conservation Park
Blue Mash Nature Trail
Blue Ridge Center for Environmental Stewardship
Bristoe Station Battlefield
Bristow Road Sod Farm
Broad Run Stream Valley Park
Broadlands Wetlands Nature Preserve
Brookside Gardens
Brookside Nature Center
Burke Lake Park
C&O Canal--Chain Bridge
C&O Canal--Fletcher's Cove (Fletcher's Boathouse)
C&O Canal--Great Falls
C&O Canal--Harpers Ferry
C&O Canal--Lander
C&O Canal--Little Falls
C&O Canal--Lock 7
C&O Canal--Locks 1-4
C&O Canal--Locks 8-9
C&O Canal--Mountain Lock (Lock 37)
C&O Canal--Mouth of the Monocacy (Fred. Co.)
C&O Canal--Mouth of the Monocacy (Mont. Co.)
C&O Canal--Nolands Ferry
C&O Canal--Old Angler's Inn - Billy Goat Trail Section B - Widewater
C&O Canal--Pennyfield Lock
C&O Canal--Point of Rocks
C&O Canal--Riley's Lock
C&O Canal--Swains Lock
C&O Canal--Sycamore Landing
C&O Canal--Violette's Lock
C&O Canal--White's Ferry
Cabin John RP--Locust Grove Nature Center
Cabin John RP--Power-line Cut
Cabin John Regional Park
Cameron Run
Cap Stine Road
Capital Crescent Trail--Bethesda
Carderock Recreation Area
Castlemans Ferry Boat Ramp
Catoctin Creek Park
Central Fauquier Sports Complex
Clark's Crossing Park
Claude Moore Park
Cleveland Park
Clifton Institute (restricted access)
Colmar Manor Park
Colvin Lane Pond
Constitution Gardens and Reflecting Pool
Conway-Robinson State Forest
Cool Spring Preserve
Crabbs Branch Pond
Croydon Creek Nature Center, Rockville
Cub Run RECenter
Cub Run Stream Valley Park (South)
Daingerfield Island
Daniels Run Park
Discovery Boulevard Pond
District Wharf - Gangplank Marina
Dulles Airport--Pond
Dulles International Airport (general area)
Dumbarton Oaks Park
Dyke Marsh Wildlife Preserve
Eakin Community Park
East Potomac Park--Hains Pt.
Elizabeth Mills Riverfront Park
Elklick Woodlands Natural Area Preserve
Ellanor C. Lawrence Park
Evans Parkway Park
Fairfax County Landfill
Fairland Recreational Park
Folly Lick Stream Valley Park
Fort Bayard Park
Fort Bunker Hill Park
Fort C.F. Smith Park
Fort Lincoln Cemetery
Fort Totten Park
Fort Ward Park
Fountain Rock Park and Nature Center
Fountainhead Regional Park
Four Mile Run Observation Deck
Four Mile Run Park
Franconia Forest Park
Franklin Farm Pond
Fred Archibald Audubon Sanctuary
Frying Pan Farm Park
G.R. Thompson WMA--Trillium Trail
Gambrill SP--High Knob
Gambrill State Park
Garfield Park
Gathland State Park
George Mason Conference Center
George Mason University--Mason Pond
George Washington Parkway Pedestrian Bridge
Georgetown Reservoir
Georgetown Waterfront Park
Germantown Town Center Urban Park
Gilbert's Corner Regional Park
Glencarlyn Park
Glenstone Museum (restricted access)
Glenwood Cemetery
Glover Park
Gravelly Point (DC waters)
Gravelly Point Park
Great Falls Park
Great Seneca Stream Valley Park
Green Spring Garden Park
Grosvenor Ponds (restricted access)
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
Hemlock Overlook Regional Park
Homestead Farm (restricted access - bird from roadside)
Hoyles Mill Conservation Park
Hughes Hollow - McKee Beshers WMA
Hughes Rd. polo fields
Hunting Creek Bridge
Huntley Meadows Park--Cedar Trail Loop
Huntley Meadows Park--Hike and Bike Trail
Huntley Meadows Park--Observation Tower
Huntsman Lake
Inova Fairfax Hospital Pond
Izaak Walton League (Loudoun County Chapter)
Izaak Walton Way (bird from road only)
JK Black Oak Wildlife Sanctuary (private)
Jackson Miles Abbott Wetlands Refuge
James S. Long Regional Park
Jones Point Park
Ken-Gar Palisades Park
Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens
Kentlands Lakes (Darnestown Rd. ponds)
Kershner's Pond
Kinchloe Road
King Farm Blvd. retention ponds
Kingman Island South - Kingman Lake/Heritage Island
LBJ Memorial Grove - Columbia Island Marina
Lafayette Park
Lake Accotink Park
Lake Artemesia
Lake Ashby
Lake Audubon
Lake Barcroft
Lake Brittle
Lake Churchill, Germantown
Lake Cook
Lake Fairfax Park
Lake Frank
Lake Hallowell
Lake Linganore
Lake Mercer
Lake Needwood
Lake Needwood - north end
Lake Thoreau
Lake Whetstone
Layhill Park
Leopold's Preserve
Lilypons Water Gardens
Little Bennett Regional Park
Little Falls Branch Stream Valley Park
Llewellyn Manor Way
Long Bridge Park
Lower Cabin John Creek
Lower Four Mile Run
Lower Senate Park
Luria Park
MLK Rec. Park
Magruder Branch Trail--Sweepstakes Rd. trailhead
Manassas National Battlefield Park--Brawner Farm
Manassas National Battlefield Park--Brownsville Tract
Manassas National Battlefield Park--Matthews Hill/Stone House
Manassas National Battlefield Park--New York Monument
Mantua Park
Mark Twain Park
Mason District Park
Maydale Nature Center, Cloverly
McMillan Reservoir
Meadowbrook Farm Ponds
Meadowbrook Park (Montgomery Co.)
Meadowlark Botanical Garden--Perimeter Trail
Meadowlark Botanical Gardens
Meadowood Recreation Area
Meadowood Recreation Area--Mustang Trailhead
Meadowside Nature Center
Melvin Hazen Park
Meridian Hill Park
Merrimac Farm WMA
Middlesex Drive Pond
Middletown Park
Monocacy National Battlefield
Monocacy National Battlefield--Ford Loop Trail
Monocacy National Battlefield--Gambrill Mill Trail
Monocacy River Path
Monticello Park
Montrose Park
Mooreview Parkway Impoundments
Mount Airy Rail Trail
Moyer Rd. Local Park
Mt. Briar Wetlands Preserve
Muddy Branch Greenway Trail--River Rd. - Esworthy Rd.
Muddy Branch Park
NIH campus (restricted access; photo i.d. needed)
National Arboretum
National Arboretum--Fern Valley
National Harbor
National Mall
National Zoological Park
Needwood Mansion, pond and trails
Nokesville Road Interchange Ponds
North Branch and Kengla Trails
North Creek Lake Park
Northwest Branch Trail--Colesville Rd. - I-495
Northwest Branch, Anacostia River
Northwest Golf Course (restricted access)
Nottoway Park
Oaks Landfill (private)
Occoquan Bay NWR
Occoquan Regional Park
Occoquan Sewage Plant (UOSA)
Oland Road
Othello Regional Park
Paint Branch Stream Valley Park
Patuxent River SP--Annapolis Rock Rd
Patuxent River SP--Hipsley Mill Rd. (Howard Co.)
Patuxent River SP--Howard Chapel Rd. (Howard Co.)
Patuxent River SP--Howard Chapel Rd. (Montgomery Co.)
Patuxent River SP--Mullinix
Pimmit Run Stream Valley Park
Pinecliff Park
Piney Branch Trail--Park Rd. - 17th St. NW
Pohick Bay Regional Park
Point of Rocks Bridge
Poplar Springs Park
Potomac Greens Park
Potomac Heritage Trail
Potomac River Overlook
Potomac River--Rt. 340 bridge
Prince William County, rural (Aden, Nokesville, Brentsville)
Rachel Carson Conservation Park
Rady Park
Ralph Rd. retention pond
Reagan National Airport
Redgate Park
Reno Monument
Reston Walking Trail--Fieldthorn Drive Access
Riderwood Village (restricted access)
River Terrace Park, Anacostia
Riverbend Park
Roaches Run Waterfowl Sanctuary
Rock Creek Cemetery
Rock Creek Park--Dog Run
Rock Creek Park--Fort DeRussy
Rock Creek Park--Maintenance Yard
Rock Creek Park--Mass. Ave. - Conn. Ave.
Rock Creek Park--Nature Center area
Rock Creek Park--Peirce Mill
Rock Creek Park--Sherrill Drive
Rock Creek Park--The Ridge
Rock Creek Park--Valley-Pine-Holly loop.
Rock Creek Park--West End
Rock Creek Park--Western Ridge Trail
Rock Creek Park--upper Beach Drive
Rock Hill District Park
Rock Spring Park
Rocky Gorge Reservoir--Browns Bridge (Howard Co.)
Rocky Gorge Reservoir--Browns Bridge (Mont. Co.)
Rocky Run Park
Rocky Run Stream Valley
Royal Lake Park
Scott's Run Nature Preserve
Seneca Creek SP--Riffle Ford Rd.
Seneca Creek State Park
Seneca Greenway and Magruder Branch Trails--Brink Rd. - Watkins Mill Rd.
Seneca Regional Park
Serpentine Barrens Conservation Park
Shannondale Springs WMA
Shannondale Springs WMA (southeast parcel)
Shenandoah University River Campus at Cool Spring Battlefield
Silver Lake Regional Park
Sky Meadows SP--Boston Mill Road section of Gap Run Trail
Sky Meadows SP--Fishing Pond area
Sky Meadows SP--North Ridge Trail
Sky Meadows SP--Rolling Meadow Trail
Sky Meadows SP--Shearman's Mill Loop
Sky Meadows SP--Visitor Center area
Sky Meadows State Park
Sligo Creek Park--Dennis Ave. to Wayne Ave.
Sligo Creek Park--north end to Dennis Ave.
Smithsonian Institution
Soapstone Valley Park
Stockton Parkway
Stone Bridge Area Trails
Stratton Woods Park
Sugarloaf Mt.
Sully Woodlands
Summit Hall Turf Farm (private)
Sunrise Valley Park (Herndon Monroe Wetland Preserve)
Suzanne R. Kane Nature Preserve and woods behind ODV
Swift Shoals Road
Sycamore Landing Rd. fields
Temple Hall Regional Farm Park
The Ellipse
The Turquoise Trail
Theodore Roosevelt Island
Theodore Roosevelt Island -- Swamp Trail and east side of island
Tottenham Park, Urbana
Tuscarora Creek Development
Twin Branches Trail
U.S. Botanic Garden and Bartholdi Park
Upper Watts Branch Park
Urbana District Park
Valley View Park
Van Dyck Park
Verizon ponds (Ashburn)
Vienna Reservoir
Walker Nature Center--Reston
Walkersville Community Park
Waples Mill Meadow Park
Warrenton Aquatic & Recreation Facility
Washington & Old Dominion Trail--Hunter Mill Road
Washington & Old Dominion Trail--Vienna Town Green
Washington Sailing Marina (DC waters)
Waterford Park
Waterfront Park
Watkins Ponds - King Farm Stream Park
Webb Nature Sanctuary
West Potomac Park--Tidal Basin
Western Regional Park
Weverton
Wheaton Branch Stormwater Ponds
Wheaton Regional Park
Wheaton Regional Park--mini-train tracks/Pine Lake
White Ground Road
White Oaks Park
White's Mill Trail
Whitehaven Park
Whittier Lake Park
Willow Lake
Willow Road Ponds (Fred. Co.)
Windy Run Park
Winkler Botanical Preserve
Wolftrap Stream Valley Park
Woodbridge Veterans Memorial Park
Woods at Warrenton Trail
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