To celebrate the opening of the Eagle Festival at Mason Neck State Park, join Dixie Sommers in a bird walk to look for migrating birds, woodpeckers, eagles, osprey and others. Bring your binoculars! IMPORTANT: We will meet at the playground parking lot -- NOT the Visitor Center -- so we don't interfere with set-up of the Eagle Festival. Turn left into the playground lot. Sponsored by the Audubon Society of Northern Virginia and the Friends of Mason Neck State Park.
Getting there: From I-495, take I-95 south 7 mi. to Lorton exit. Left on Rte. 642 to Rte. 1. Right on Rte. 1 to Rte. 242 (Gunston Rd.). Left on Rte. 242; go 4 mi. to Mason Neck Mgmt. Area. Turn right; follow paved road to near the end, turn left to the playground parking area; meet there. State fee area. High Point Road, Lorton, VA 22079