Historic Sites

San Luis Reservoir

Recreation area lakes include O'Neill Forebay, San Luis Reservoir, and Los Banos Creek Reservoir. All are part of the California Water Project and operated jointly by the California Department of Parks and Recreation, the California Department of Water Resources, and the Bureau of Reclamation. Office hours; 8:00a.m. ...

Squaw Leap Management Area

The Squaw Leap Area is located at the upper portion of Millerton Lake and is accessed through the town of Auberry, CA. The area is managed by BLM with trail heads for the San Joaquin trail. The trail leads through chaparral uplands with mountain lilac, manzanita, mahogany and ...

Hoover Dam

Hoover Dam on the Colorado River, is a feature of the Boulder Canyon Project - Hoover Dam. Located on the Arizona-Nevada state line, at 726 feet it is the highest concrete dam in the United States, a National Historic Landmark, and one of America's Seven Modern Civil Engineering Wonders. ...

Cachuma Lake

Set amidst acres of wilderness flanked by the picturesque Santa Ynez and San Rafael Mountains, lies glimmering Cachuma Lake. Here you will find practically everything you need for a relaxing getaway in the great outdoors. Mild temperatures, typically sunny skies, and celebrated fishing conditions make camping here during winter ...

White Mountains National Recreation Area

Located just an hour's drive from Fairbanks, White Mountains National Recreation Area offers stunning scenery, peaceful solitude, and outstanding opportunities for year-round recreation. This one-million-acre area is used primarily from February to April, when dog-mushers, snowmobilers, and skiers come to take advantage of the winter solitude and northern lights. ...

Los Banos Reservoir

The Los Banos Dam and Reservoir are on Los Banos Creek above the San Luis Canal, near Los Banos, California. The dam and reservoir are features on the Central Valley Project - San Luis Unit. The reservoir has 620 water surface acres and 12 miles of shoreline. The ...

Davis Dam Camp

Whether you are looking for an action packed weekend on the river or seeking a place to relax in the warm breeze through the palm trees, Davis Camp gives you the vacation experience that you are seeking. Vacation homes are available for rent, as well as spaces with full hookups ...

New Melones Lake

Each year, approximately 800,000 visitors enjoy the various recreational opportunities at New Melones Lake. Developed facilities are available at Glory Hole and Tuttletown Recreation Areas. Facilities include day use areas, boat launch ramps, more than 300 campsites, hiking, biking and equestrian trails, a visitor center and museum, and miles ...

Things To Do

Things To Do Whether you're stopping by for an hour or planning a two-week vacation, Canyonlands offers many ways to spend your time in the park. Boating The Colorado and Green Rivers have played a significant role in shaping the landscape of Canyonlands, and both offer an interesting way to visit the ...

Claude Moore Colonial Farm

Superintendent Name: 
David Vela
Step back in time and experience life on a small farm in northern Virginia. Claude Moore Farm offers a unique opportunity to experience life on a farm before the American Revolution. Living history programs and demonstrations provide a glimpse of what life was like for a poor farm family, just before the Revolutionary War.
Park Open Info: 
April to Mid-December
Park Closed Info: 
January to March
Park Acreage: 
Visitor Count Year Recorded: 
Has Volunteer Program: 
Park Sights: 
Claude Moore Colonial Farm
Entrance Fees: 
$3 for adults; $2.00 for children (3-12 years old) and senior citizens
Nearest Major City: 
Washington, D.C.
Gateway Communities: 
Washington, D.C.; Arlington, VA; Alexandria, VA; Bethesda, MD; Silver Spring, MD
Nearby Airports: 
Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD); Reagan International Airport (DCA)

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