Rock Creek Park Nature Center and Planetarium
Rock Creek Park is a large urban park that bisects the Northwest quadrant of Washington, D.C. This park was create in 1890 and has extensive trails in the heart of Washington DC. It is closed to traffic on the weekends so a popular running and biking spot.
You can hike to this. Pick up the Western Ridge Trail on the west side of beach drive
Hiking trails all through rock creek park - this area specifically has a horse and nature center great for kids and adults.
“La Mano offers the best homemade scones around, and I just love their cardamom and lavender lattes!”
“Good chicken platters, chicken salad, and sandwiches. Inca cola is available.”
“Great park for children and families. In the summer months they have a public pool. For non-DC residents there is small fee. ”
“This is a great place to walk to! Football and burgers...or brunch! They are open late, can always drop in for a bite or a beer.”