Virginia’s Mason Neck peninsula incorporates a number of great birding sites as part of the Important Bird Area supported by Audubon. Dixie Sommers leads this walk that offers great field edges and a range of habitats. Sponsored by ASNV.
Getting there: Go South on I 95 to exit 163 to Lorton. Turn left onto Lorton Rd at the end of exit ramp. Go under second overpass and turn right onto Lorton Market St. (You will soon pass Shoppers Food Warehouse). Go about 1.5 miles to traffic light at Rte. 1. Go straight through light (road name changes to Gunston Rd) and go about 1 mile to entrance on the right.