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Potomac Estuary

Between the Harry Nice Bridge (U.S. 301) and the Woodrow Wilson Bridge (I-495), the Potomac is full of opportunities for recreation. Although mostly freshwater, the river has all of the characteristics of Chesapeake Bay. Click on a marker or choose a site below for details.

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The Lower Potomac

The Potomac Estuary

Mount Vernon to Reagan Airport

Mall Area

Georgetown to Great Falls

Potomac Piedmont

Upper Potomac

The North Branch

Boat Ramps

Monitoring Sites

Bridges and Ferries

Cruises and Charters


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Potomac Estuary Sites

Aquia Harbour Marina

Bass Fishing Tournaments

Belmont Bay

Caledon State Area

Chapel Point State Park

Chapman State Park

Charles County

Chicamuxen Wildlife Management Area

Chotank Creek

Crain Memorial Welcome Center

Doncaster State Forest

Douglas Point/Nanjemoy Natural Resources Management Area

Dumfries, VA

Elizabeth Hartwell Mason Neck Wildlife Refuge

Fairfax County

Fort Belvoir

Fort Washington Marina Boat Ramp

Friendship Farm Park

Friendship Landing Boat Ramp

Goose Bay Marina

Grist Mill Historical State Park

Gunston Hall

Hamptons Landing Marina

Hoffmasters Marina Inc

Hope Springs Marina

Indian Head

Indian Head Rail Trail

Lake Ridge Park Golf and Marina

LaPlata

Leesylvania Park Boat Ramp

Leesylvania State Park

Lower Cedar Point Light

Madigan's Waterfront

Mallows Bay

Mason Neck

Mason Neck State Park

Mattawoman Creek Near Pomonkey MD

Mattawoman Natural Environment Area

Mattingly Park Boat Ramp

Meadowood Farm

Nanjemoy Creek

Nanjemoy Sanctuary

National Museum of the Marine Corps

Occoquan

Occoquan Regional Park Boat Ramp

Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Occoquan Mill House Museum

Occoquan Regional Park

Pancho Villa Mexican Restaurant

Pirates Den Restaurant

Pohick Bay Regional Park

Pohick Bay Regional Park Boat Ramp

Pohick Episcopal Church

Port Tobacco

Port Tobacco Marina

Potomac Point Winery

Prince Georges County

Prince William County

Prince William Forest Park

Purse State Park

Quantico

Route of John Wilkes Booth

Ruth B. Swann Memorial Park

Smallwood State Park

Smallwood State Park Boat Ramp

St. Ignatius Church at Chapel Point

Stafford County

Thomas Stone National Historic Site

Tims II At Fairview

Tims Rivershore Restaurant

Tyme and Tyde Marina

Waugh Point Marina

Willow Landing Marina

Woodlawn Plantation

Zekiah Swamp

Potomac River Guide Interactive Maps

The Lower Potomac

The Potomac Estuary

Mount Vernon to Reagan Airport

Mall Area

Georgetown to Great Falls

Potomac Piedmont

Upper Potomac

The North Branch

Boat Ramps

Monitoring Sites

Bridges and Ferries

Cruises and Charters


Search Potomac Sites

Potomac Estuary

Between the Harry Nice Bridge (U.S. 301) and the Woodrow Wilson Bridge (I-495), the Potomac is full of opportunities for recreation. Although mostly freshwater, the river has all of the characteristics of Chesapeake Bay. Click on a marker or choose a site below for details.

Aquia Harbour Marina

Bass Fishing Tournaments

Belmont Bay

Caledon State Area

Chapel Point State Park

Chapman State Park

Charles County

Chicamuxen Wildlife Management Area

Chotank Creek

Crain Memorial Welcome Center

Doncaster State Forest

Douglas Point/Nanjemoy Natural Resources Management Area

Dumfries, VA

Elizabeth Hartwell Mason Neck Wildlife Refuge

Fairfax County

Fort Belvoir

Fort Washington Marina Boat Ramp

Friendship Farm Park

Friendship Landing Boat Ramp

Goose Bay Marina

Grist Mill Historical State Park

Gunston Hall

Hamptons Landing Marina

Hoffmasters Marina Inc

Hope Springs Marina

Indian Head

Indian Head Rail Trail

Lake Ridge Park Golf and Marina

LaPlata

Leesylvania Park Boat Ramp

Leesylvania State Park

Lower Cedar Point Light

Madigan's Waterfront

Mallows Bay

Mason Neck

Mason Neck State Park

Mattawoman Creek Near Pomonkey MD

Mattawoman Natural Environment Area

Mattingly Park Boat Ramp

Meadowood Farm

Nanjemoy Creek

Nanjemoy Sanctuary

National Museum of the Marine Corps

Occoquan

Occoquan Regional Park Boat Ramp

Occoquan Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Occoquan Mill House Museum

Occoquan Regional Park

Pancho Villa Mexican Restaurant

Pirates Den Restaurant

Pohick Bay Regional Park

Pohick Bay Regional Park Boat Ramp

Pohick Episcopal Church

Port Tobacco

Port Tobacco Marina

Potomac Point Winery

Prince Georges County

Prince William County

Prince William Forest Park

Purse State Park

Quantico

Route of John Wilkes Booth

Ruth B. Swann Memorial Park

Smallwood State Park

Smallwood State Park Boat Ramp

St. Ignatius Church at Chapel Point

Stafford County

Thomas Stone National Historic Site

Tims II At Fairview

Tims Rivershore Restaurant

Tyme and Tyde Marina

Waugh Point Marina

Willow Landing Marina

Woodlawn Plantation

Zekiah Swamp