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Best trails in West Potomac Park

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Explore the most popular trails in West Potomac Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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#1 - Walking Tour of Monuments and Memorials
West Potomac Park
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Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 2 h 19 m
A scenic walk from the White House, along the National Mall, around the Tidal Basin to the Capitol This is a great way to see all of the Monuments and Memorials of Washington DC, each unique and impoShow more
#2 - Oronoco Bay Park via Mount Vernon Trail
West Potomac Park
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Length: 14.1 mi • Est. 5 h 54 m
Oronoco Bay Park via Mount Vernon Trail is a 14.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Washington, District of Columbia that features a river and is good for all skill levels. ThShow more
#3 - Tidal Basin and Hains Point
West Potomac Park
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 9 m
Note: As of July 2020, the tip of Haines point is blocked off for vehicles however it is still accessible for passive walk ins. Please check with the park page for more information.Show more
#4 - Memorial Trail via Jefferson Memorial
West Potomac Park
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 2 h 6 m
Memorial Trail via Jefferson Memorial is a 5.1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Washington, District of Columbia that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primShow more