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Home > Visit a Gateway > Occoquan Water Trail
Occoquan Water Trail - Fairfax & Prince William Counties, VA
Activities: The Occoquan Water Trail provides a range of boating opportunities along the route for human-powered craft, and for motor craft, on the southern segment. Boats are available to rent for fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and sailing at several park sites on the route. Bird and wildlife and wildflower observation is outstanding. Public parks along the route offer picnicking, hiking and other recreational opportunities. Historic sites of Gunston Hall and the town of Occoquan can be accessed indirectly from the trail. Swimming and gas powered motors are not permitted on the waters of the reservoir.

Boat Access Fishing Hiking Picnicking Canoeing / Kayaking
Facilities: Several public parks on the route currently provide public boat launches, parking, restrooms and other visitor amenities, during regular hours. Consult specific sites for current information.
Length: 40 miles / 64 kilometers
Accessibility: State and federal parks have ADA accessible facilities; other sites will vary.

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