Eakin Park, Fairfax County, VA

Start the Holiday early and join the regular Monday bird walk through this local wooded park where hawks and barred owls can often be found. Carolyn Williams leads. Sponsored by Fairfax County.

Getting there:  From Route 50 outside the beltway, take Prosperity Avenue South one mile to the entrance to the parking lot on the left (east) side. 3401 Prosperity Ave, 22031.