Potomac Overlook Regional Park
Explore Woodland Trails, the Nature Center and Educational Gardens
Explore the natural world on 67 acres of wild and cultivated land at Potomac Overlook Regional Park in Arlington, Virginia. Hike miles of trails while following interpretive displays to learn about Northern Virginia’s flora and fauna. Our educational organic vegetable garden hosts school trips and summer nature camps, while other demonstration gardens showcase native plants and insects and live animal displays. Visit the James I. Mayer Center for Environmental Education to learn about the connections between humans and the natural world. Potomac Overlook Regional Park also hosts an outdoor summer concert series and a popular summer camp for kids.Support your park
Vehicle access to Potomac Overlook is closed until further notice. Do not block gates or park illegally. Please abide by posted no parking signage The Nature Center, gardens, and some displays are closed. The playground is closed. The park is open for walking/hiking from dawn to dusk.